Miner trapped below ground in Chile
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Chile miners 'in good spirits'

Water, food and medicine are being sent through a narrow tube to thirty-three miners who have been trapped underground in Chile for more than two weeks.

Rescuers say it could be at least three months before a shaft can be drilled to bring them to safety.

Our correspondent, Gideon Long, is at the mine at Copiapo and described the situation.

  • 22 Aug 2010