Early on Thursday morning, six special forces divers joined the rescue operations, General Agustin Radilla said. There has been no update on their findings as of yet, 하나.
“They say the water is rising
…I want my husband to come out all right
,” said the wife of one trapped miner
, Erika Escobedo
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She told the news agency that she had spent “all night watching rescue efforts at the site.”
Governor Miguel Riquelme, of Coahuila and Zaragoza state, traveled on Thursday to the municipality of Sabinas where the mine is located.
“Five water extraction pumps totaling
150 horsepower are currently working and other submersible pumps are being installed
, which are being sent by companies in the region and thus continue with the rescue efforts
,” 그는 트위터에 썼다.
Sabinas is no stranger to mining tragedies. 에 2006, an explosion in a local mine killed 65 사람들. 에 2011, 14 miners were trapped and confirmed dead following another mine blast in Sabinas.
According a statement released by Mexico’s Secretary of Labor and Social Welfare
, the mine where the ten are currently trapped only began operations in January
, 과 “does not have a history of complaints for any type of anomaly.
In his daily press briefing on Thursday, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said any investigation into the mine would come only after the rescue operation had concluded.
“Those responsible, the permits, the inspections, 모두, all of that, we are leaving until after. We already have the basic information,” 그는 말했다.
“But let’s not talk about that now, let’s look to save the miners.”