Italian miners stage underground protest in Sardinia


Scores of miners in Sardinia have barricaded themselves deep underground in Italy's only coal mine, amid fears that it may be shut down.

The workers claim to have large quantities of the mine's explosives with them.

Alan Johnston reports.

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