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'Dozens survive' in flooded China mine

Up to 95 miners are believed to have survived for a week after a mine flooded in China, with rescuers now bringing workers to the surface.

Nine were in the first batch rescued, after round the clock work by some 3,000 people to try to pump out the mine.

It's believed some of the survivors attached themselves to the mine's walls using belts to keep them suspended above the water.

Damian Grammaticas reports.

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