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Families of slain South Africa miners get apology

By Nkepile Mabuse, CNN
updated 3:50 PM EDT, Fri August 16, 2013

Johannesburg, South Africa (CNN) -- The head of the Lonmin mining company apologized Friday to the families of the striking miners killed in South Africa a year ago today.

Marikana: One year later

CEO Ben Magara made the apology face to face to the families of workers at the Marikana platinum mine.

Thirty-four workers were killed in a clash with police during a strike.

READ: 'Marikana massacre:' An unresolved dispute

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