Emergency teams on Monday rescued a further 21 miners trapped hundreds of metres underground after a blast at a Ukrainian colliery, regional officials said.
A total of 23 miners have been rescued since the explosion early on Sunday at the Karl Marx pit northeast of Donetsk, centre of Ukraine's Donbass coalfield. One miner was found dead and 13 are still missing.
Five workers on the surface were injured in the blast.
Güncelleme Tarihi: 09 Haziran 2008, 13:57