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Posted: May 14, 2014 at 5:20 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “Time is working against us.” Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yildiz, as rescuers tried to save hundreds of people who were trapped after an explosion and fire at a coal mine in the country

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