Turkish mine company news conference
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Turkey mine company denies negligence

16 May 2014 Last updated at 11:04 BST

The operating company which owns the mine in Turkey in which at least 282 people died, has denied negligence contributed to the disaster.

In a press conference, Soma Holding said it had invested in the most advanced safety technology.

The mine owner Alp Gurkan said he was shocked and upset by what had happened.