• Marikana massacre Wikipedia

    The official figure for strikers injured during the shooting is 78. The strike was considered a seminal event in modern South African history, and was followed by similar strikes at other mines across South Africa, events which collectively made 2012 the most protest-filled year in

  • Location: Wonderkop, near Marikana, Rustenburg municipality, South Africa
  • Mining Opponents Harassed, Killed in South Africa, HRW

    Apr 16, 2019· Community activists who oppose mining projects in South Africa are often harassed, threatened and sometimes killed, according to a report by

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  • South Africa mining massacre victims offered £75m in

    Mar 16, 2017· The South African government has offered to pay 1.17bn rand (£75m) in compensation to victims of a 2012 police shooting that left 34 mineworkers dead and dozens wounded.

  • Author: Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg
  • South Africa Mine shooting: 'We must learn lessons' BBC News

    Mine shooting: 'We must learn lessons' Jump to media player Angry relatives of missing mine workers in South Africa complain that the authorities have failed to produce a central register of the

  • South Africa Mine Shooting Business Insider

    Aug 17, 2012· South Africa has been rocked by footage of police shooting dead dozens of striking workers at a Platinum. The video has brought back horrible memories for the country, and could have a wide impact. Watch below to learn why.

  • South Africa police defend shooting that killed 34 miners

    South Africa's national police commissioner says 34 miners died and another 78 were wounded when police opened fire on striking miners outside a platinum mine, 90 kilometres northwest of Johannesburg.

  • Zuma 'saddened' by South Africa mine shooting BBC News

    Aug 17, 2012· Zuma 'saddened' by mine shooting Jump to media player President Jacob Zuma has spoken of his alarm and deep sadness at the "tragic loss of life" at a platinum mine in the north-west of South Africa.

  • Mine shooting highlights growing S. African rift CBS News

    Aug 17, 2012· (AP) MARIKANA, South Africa Frantic wives searched for missing loved ones, President Jacob Zuma rushed home from a regional summit and some miners vowed a fight to the death Friday as police

  • Author: AP
  • South African Miners Shot Dead YouTube

    Aug 17, 2012· Thousands of demonstrators today took to the streets in South African Miners Shot Dead to protest the killings of over 30 miners by the police in a township in South Africa.Police opened fire

  • South Africa mining massacre victims offered £75m in

    Mar 16, 2017· The South African government has offered to pay 1.17bn rand (£75m) in compensation to victims of a 2012 police shooting that left 34 mineworkers dead and dozens wounded.

  • Four shot at South Africa gold mine theaustralian.au

    The mine is the latest to be hit by clashes in South Africa, which is still reeling after police gunned down 34 strikers last month in another wildcat stayaway at a platinum mine where clashes had

  • Footage From Lonmin Mine Shows South African Police

    Aug 16, 2012· South African news agency eNCA has released footage that clearly shows a number of heavily armed officers shooting striking miners.. According to the Mail and Guardian, reporters saw at least 18 bodies after the incident, which occurred at Marikana's troubled Lonmin mine.The paper says strikers had fired live-ammunition at the police, though a Reuters report says it was "not clear" if the

  • South African police shoot dead striking miners World

    Aug 17, 2012· Police have been accused of a massacre after opening fire on mine workers in one of the deadliest days of protest in South Africa since the end of apartheid. In

  • S. Africa Shooting Exposes Miners' Living Conditions

    IKEMELENG, South Africa — The shock, the mourning, and now the questions 10 days after the shoot-out in a South African platinum mine in which police killed 34 striking miners.

  • What Mines Mean for South Africa Communities: Violence

    Feb 05, 2019· Mines in South Africa, which has the world’s biggest reserves of platinum and chrome, are seen as a benefit by only 13 percent of people who live in their proximity, a report on the industry’s

  • South Africa mine shooting leaves 34 dead and a nation

    Aug 17, 2012· South African President Jacob Zuma cut short a foreign tour, abandoning a regional summit in Mozambique to rush to the mine site. Politicians condemned the shooting, while the South

  • Dozens killed in South Africa mine shooting News Al

    Dozens killed in South Africa mine shooting. Police chief says 34 dead and 78 injured in crackdown on striking workers at platinum mine in North West province. 17 Aug 2012 12:49 GMT.

  • Zuma Names Panel to Investigate South Africa Mine Shooting

    Aug 24, 2012· JOHANNESBURG — South Africa’s president appointed a panel of judges on Thursday to investigate the events that led up to the police shooting that killed 34 miners on strike at a platinum mine

  • South Africa mine shooting: Police open fire on striking

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  • Mining Opponents Harassed, Killed in South Africa, HRW Says

    Apr 16, 2019· (Bloomberg) -- Community activists who oppose mining projects in South Africa are often harassed, threatened and sometimes killed, according to a report by advocacy groups including Human Rights Watch. While South Africa has one of the world’s biggest mining

  • How a Proposed Strip Mine Brought Conflict to South Africa

    Mar 13, 2017· The murder of activist Sikhosiphi Rhadebe has not stopped communities in South Africa’s Pondoland region from opposing plans for a major titanium mine. What’s at stake are ecologically important lands and, for the villagers, a way of life. Third in a series.

  • Mine Strike Mayhem Stuns South Africa as Police Open Fire

    Aug 17, 2012· MARIKANA, South Africa — The police fired on machete-wielding workers engaged in a wildcat strike at a platinum mine here on Thursday, leaving a

  • Massacre in South Africa: Police Defend Killing of 34

    South African police shot dead 34 striking workers at platinum mine last week, setting off a wave of protests. In what has been described as “South Africa’s first post-apartheid massacre

  • Interview: The Dangers of Opposing Mining in South Africa

    Apr 16, 2019· Coal mine in Somkhele viewed from Ocilwane village in Fuleni, KwaZulu-Natal. Fighting for a healthy environment in South Africa's coal mining communities can

  • Mining Opponents Harassed, Killed in South Africa, HRW Says

    Apr 16, 2019· (Bloomberg) -- Community activists who oppose mining projects in South Africa are often harassed, threatened and sometimes killed, according to a report by advocacy groups including Human Rights Watch. While South Africa has one of the world’s biggest mining

  • How a Proposed Strip Mine Brought Conflict to South Africa

    Mar 13, 2017· The murder of activist Sikhosiphi Rhadebe has not stopped communities in South Africa’s Pondoland region from opposing plans for a major titanium mine. What’s at stake are ecologically important lands and, for the villagers, a way of life. Third in a series.

  • Footage From Lonmin Mine Shows South African Police

    Aug 16, 2012· South African news agency eNCA has released footage that clearly shows a number of heavily armed officers shooting striking miners. According to the Mail and Guardian, reporters saw at

  • Mine Strike Mayhem Stuns South Africa as Police Open Fire

    Aug 17, 2012· MARIKANA, South Africa — The police fired on machete-wielding workers engaged in a wildcat strike at a platinum mine here on Thursday, leaving a

  • South Africa Reels as Mine Shooting Toll Hits 35 newser

    Aug 17, 2012· The death toll has risen to more than 35 in yesterday's shooting of striking South African miners by police, which has become one of the deadliest

  • Thousands Mourn South Africa Mine Shooting Victims VOA

    Aug 23, 2012· JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Thousands of grieving families, miners, union and government officials gathered Thursday at a troubled platinum mine in South Africa

  • 7 miners killed in cave-in in South Africa CNN

    May 05, 2018· Seven miners were killed in a cave-in this week at a South African gold mine, the nation's President and the mining company said Saturday. Mine safety is an ongoing concern in South Africa.

  • Two strikers killed at South Africa mine news.au

    Two strikers killed at South Africa mine. ABOUT 100 strikers have tried to storm a secured weapons area at a Canadian-owned coal mine in South Africa. Andrew Beatty. AAP November 1, 2012 7:27am.

  • 13 Shot, Hacked in South Africa Mine newser

    Feb 18, 2013· A labor dispute at a South African mine saw at least 13 workers and security guards shot with rubber bullets or hacked with machetes, according

  • List of mines in South Africa Wikipedia

    This list of mines in South Africa is subsidiary to the list of mines article and lists working, defunct and future mines in the country and is organised by the primary mineral output. For practical purposes stone, marble and other quarries may be included in this list.

  • 1800 miners trapped in South African mine Stuff.co.nz

    About 1800 workers are trapped at a Sibanye Gold platinum mine in South Africa after an accident halted operation of a shaft used to transport workers. The company is exploring options to bring

  • South Africa: Gupta Mining Boss JP Arora Gunned Down

    Dec 03, 2018· The CEO of Gupta-owned JIC Mining, JP Arora, was killed in a shooting on New Road in Midrand on Saturday night, police have confirmed. SAPS spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubele said he

  • South Africa shocked by police shootings at mine CNN

    Aug 17, 2012· The morning after carnage at a platinum mine, South Africans grappled with shock, memories of an ugly era resurrected in their minds.

  • List of mines in South Africa Wikipedia

    This list of mines in South Africa is subsidiary to the list of mines article and lists working, defunct and future mines in the country and is organised by the primary mineral output. For practical purposes stone, marble and other quarries may be included in this list.

  • 1800 miners trapped in South African mine Stuff.co.nz

    About 1800 workers are trapped at a Sibanye Gold platinum mine in South Africa after an accident halted operation of a shaft used to transport workers. The company is exploring options to bring

  • South Africa: Gupta Mining Boss JP Arora Gunned Down

    Dec 03, 2018· The CEO of Gupta-owned JIC Mining, JP Arora, was killed in a shooting on New Road in Midrand on Saturday night, police have confirmed. SAPS spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubele said he

  • south africa mine shooting Archives Nehanda Radio

    south africa mine shooting. News. South Africa Mine Shooting in Pictures . Aug 19, 2012 1,411 0. The South African police have confirmed that its officers shot and killed 34 striking miners and

  • Video: South Africans mourn Marikana mine shooting victims

    Aug 23, 2012· South Africans mourn Marikana mine shooting victims Politicians and religious leaders joined more than a thousand residents at a memorial service at the Marikana platinum mine

  • South African cabinet members to help mine shooting

    Aug 19, 2012· A team of South African government ministers will visit the Marikana mine on Monday to help relatives of 34 striking workers shot dead by police, the presidency said. President Jacob Zuma has tasked 10 ministers and the province’s premier with assisting the bereaved at the North West province

  • Two killed in shooting at old mine in KZN IOL News

    Durban Two people were killed and another sustained moderate injuries in a shooting incident at an old mine along the N12 near New Modder Road on Wednesday, ER 24 said in a statement. According

  • Interview: The Dangers of Opposing Mining in South Africa

    Apr 16, 2019· Coal mine in Somkhele viewed from Ocilwane village in Fuleni, KwaZulu-Natal. Fighting for a healthy environment in South Africa's coal mining communities can

  • Bloody South Africa Mine Massacre Unmasks ANC Neo

    AUGUST 29 It was, by far, the bloodiest massacre of black people in South Africa since the end of the apartheid regime of institutionalized white supremacy. The images recalled the horror of Sharpeville (1960) and Soweto (1976) only this time it was a black president and ministers who presided over the slaughter of striking miners.

  • South Africa shocked by police shootings at mine CNN

    Aug 17, 2012· The morning after carnage at a platinum mine, South Africans grappled with shock, memories of an ugly era resurrected in their minds.

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  • South Africa: Shooting At Anglo American Mine Business

    At least 13 workers have been wounded by machetes and rubber bullets in the latest wave of violence to hit a South African mine. Police said the attacks at the Anglo American Platinum (Amplats

  • Mining Opponents Harassed, Killed in South Africa, HRW Says

    Apr 16, 2019· (Bloomberg) -- Community activists who oppose mining projects in South Africa are often harassed, threatened and sometimes killed, according to a report by advocacy groups including Human Rights Watch. While South Africa has one of the world’s biggest mining

  • Coal Mining in South Africa Projects IQ Homepage

    Coal Mining in South Africa. Coal mining in South Africa plays a significant role in the country’s economy as it is responsible for nearly three quarters of Eskom’s fuel supply. The industry is also responsible for supplying the coal-to-liquids (CTL) industry, developed by the South African fuel company, SASOL, who produces around 35% of the country’s liquid fuel.