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Flooding in Mexican mine frustrates rescue effort for 10 miners

Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, react as they wait outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, react as they wait outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, react as they wait outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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A soldier stands guard in the area of a collapsed coal mine where miners remain trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A soldier stands guard in the area of a collapsed coal mine where miners remain trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A soldier stands guard in the area of a collapsed coal mine where miners remain trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Concepcion Cruz, relative of one of the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, crosses a current of water extracted from the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Concepcion Cruz, relative of one of the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, crosses a current of water extracted from the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Concepcion Cruz, relative of one of the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, crosses a current of water extracted from the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Concepcion Cruz, relative of one of the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, shelters from the rain as she waits outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Concepcion Cruz, relative of one of the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, shelters from the rain as she waits outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Concepcion Cruz, relative of one of the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, shelters from the rain as she waits outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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An aerial view shows the coal mine El Pinabete where miners remain trapped after it collapsed, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

An aerial view shows the coal mine El Pinabete where miners remain trapped after it collapsed, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

An aerial view shows the coal mine El Pinabete where miners remain trapped after it collapsed, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, react as they wait outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, react as they wait outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, react as they wait outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Concepcion Cruz, Guadalupe Cabriales and Sandra Deyanira, relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, prepare food while waiting outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 13, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Concepcion Cruz, Guadalupe Cabriales and Sandra Deyanira, relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, prepare food while waiting outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 13, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Concepcion Cruz, Guadalupe Cabriales and Sandra Deyanira, relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed, prepare food while waiting outside the mine, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 13, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Volunteers work in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 13, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Volunteers work in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 13, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Volunteers work in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 13, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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People take part in a procession for the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, in San Jose de Cloete, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

People take part in a procession for the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, in San Jose de Cloete, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

People take part in a procession for the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, in San Jose de Cloete, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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A person holds a candle in a vigil to pray for the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, in San Jose de Cloete, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A person holds a candle in a vigil to pray for the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, in San Jose de Cloete, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A person holds a candle in a vigil to pray for the miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, in San Jose de Cloete, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Candles are lit in front of a image of one of the miners as rescue volunteers prepare to continue in the rescue operation for people trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Candles are lit in front of a image of one of the miners as rescue volunteers prepare to continue in the rescue operation for people trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Candles are lit in front of a image of one of the miners as rescue volunteers prepare to continue in the rescue operation for people trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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A person participates in a vigil towards the entrance of the mine as the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed continues, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A person participates in a vigil towards the entrance of the mine as the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed continues, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A person participates in a vigil towards the entrance of the mine as the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed continues, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Rescue personnel participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Rescue personnel participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Rescue personnel participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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An altar made by relatives sits outside the facilities of a coal mine where a mine shaft collapsed leaving miners trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

An altar made by relatives sits outside the facilities of a coal mine where a mine shaft collapsed leaving miners trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

An altar made by relatives sits outside the facilities of a coal mine where a mine shaft collapsed leaving miners trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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Relatives of miners sleep as they wait for news about their loved ones outside the facilities of a coal mine where a mine shaft collapsed leaving miners trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Relatives of miners sleep as they wait for news about their loved ones outside the facilities of a coal mine where a mine shaft collapsed leaving miners trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Relatives of miners sleep as they wait for news about their loved ones outside the facilities of a coal mine where a mine shaft collapsed leaving miners trapped, in Sabinas, Coahuila state, Mexico, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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Workers participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, in Coahuila state, Mexico, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Workers participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, in Coahuila state, Mexico, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Workers participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, in Coahuila state, Mexico, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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Workers participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, in Coahuila state, Mexico, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Workers participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, in Coahuila state, Mexico, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Workers participate in the rescue operation for miners trapped in a coal mine that collapsed in Sabinas, in Coahuila state, Mexico, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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