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Rescuers save 566 miners trapped underground due to power outages in Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

by The Kyiv Independent news deskNovember 15, 2022 9:21 pm
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Oleksandr Vilkul, the head of the Kryvyi Rih military administration, reported that miners were stuck underground due to energy cut-offs caused by Russian strikes on Ukraine's energy infrastructure. All miners were reportedly rescued after a four-hour operation. On Nov. 15, Russia launched the largest attack on Ukraine's energy infrastructure since the start of its full-scale war.

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