Feb 19, 2019, 12:17 PM
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Iran sympathizes with Zimbabwe over mining incident

Tehran, Feb 19, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman expressed sympathy with victims of the mining incident in Zimbabwe that claimed the lives of scores of people.

Expressing his deep regret, Bahram Qasemi sympathized with the bereaved families of the victims of the miners, Zimbabwe government and people over the sad incident in Battlefields Mine.

According to Western media, the accident with about 70 miners involved happened on Tuesday night.

'Battlefields' is a small settlement in Mashonaland West province in Zimbabwe. It is located off the main road from Harare to Bulawayo between Kadoma and Kwekwe.


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