Baku, Azerbaijan, June 3
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
Turkey will forgive all the loan debts of the workers killed in the mine explosion in the city of Soma in Manisa province, Turkish TRT Haber TV channel quoted the country's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan as saying on June 3.
Erdogan said the Turkish government will grant additional funds to the families of those killed in the mine accident and their family members will also get additional benefits.
Some 301 people were killed and 486 people were injured following the mine explosion in the city of Soma on May 13.
Edited by C.N.