Tuesday, April 1, 2008

video--Hopes fade for trapped Tanzanian miners

More than 70 mine workers are feared dead in Tanzania after the area they were mining flooded following heavy rains.

The rescue effort, which has largely been left to colleagues of the trapped men, has been hampered by a lack of equipment.

From Mererani in northeastern Tanzania, Yvonne Ndege reports for Al Jazeera.