police apparently were responding to the miners' attempt to stop operations at amplats' bathopele mine on thursday according to the south african press association which reported that two taxis
marikana is located near rustenburg about 112km from johannesburg in south africa. it is a producer of platinum group minerals (pgms) and covers an area of 33km². the mine was commissioned at the end of 2002 with an initial investment of r630m ($61m). the mine is jointly owned by anglo american
mine workers sit on a hill during a commemoration near marikana in rustenburg south africa of the 2102 death of 34 miners on tuesday august. 16 2016. bolt went on to win the gold in both
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the marikana massacre which took place on 16 august 2012 was the most lethal use of force by south african security forces against civilians since 1976. the shootings have been described as a massacre in the south african media and have been compared to the sharpeville massacre in 1960. the incident took place on the 25-year anniversary of a nationwide south african miners' strike.
wage demands spread to other s. african mines. marikana south africa - south african president jacob zuma on wednesday told striking miners the nation's leaders are mourning with them but he
marikana is the latest chapter in a long saga statistically speaking a marikana massacre occurs many times every year beneath the surface of south africa's mining badlands. nov 14 2019