Fears for dozens trapped for days in Indonesian mine as oxygen runs short

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Death toll reaches seven as rescue effort in remote North Sulawesi intensifies

More than 100 rescuers in Indonesia are racing to free dozens of people who have been trapped in a remote goldmine for three days amid fears they are growing weaker and oxygen is running out.

The national disaster agency said 19 people had been freed from the mine in North Sulawesi’s Bolaang Mongondow district by Thursday and 36 remained trapped.

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