One of the three miners blocked in the pit named after Lenin in the Donetsk Region (Ukraine) has been brought back to the surface. As the press service of the Ministry for Emergency Situations has told RIA Novosti, the other two miners are also alive - they gave sound signals from the pit. However, their health condition is not yet known.
On Friday at 05:20 a.m., local time, three miners were blocked in the pit at a depth of 1,080 metres. The rescue works continue.
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