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  • Two Dead, Dozens Injured and More Missing After Burst

    2015-11-6 · At least two people were killed and 30 others injured after two dams collapsed at a Brazilian iron ore mine, officials said on Friday, as rescuers

  • Mudflow from dam breaches at iron mine kills 2, smothers ...

    The sound of two dams bursting Thursday afternoon at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil's central Minas Gerais state sent residents running for

  • Brazil: Seven bodies found after dam burst at iron ore ...

    2019-1-26 · Rescue crew work in a tailings dam owned by Brazilian miner Vale SA that burst, in Brumadinho, Brazil. (Source: REUTERS/Washington Alves) Brazilian rescuers were searching for some 200 missing people after a tailings dam burst on Friday at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, with seven bodies recovered but the death toll expected to rise sharply.

  • Scores missing as deadly mudslide flattens Brazil village

    2015-11-6 · Firefighters rescued 500 survivors Friday from a torrent of mining waste that killed at least 17 people and destroyed a village after two dams burst in southeastern Brazil. It is a miracle that we are still alive," said Valeria de Souza, 20, with a baby in her arms and tears in her eyes. The mudslide flattened Bento Rodrigues, a village of some 600 people near the southeastern

  • Hundreds missing after Vale dam burst at Brazil mine ...

    2019-1-26 · Seven bodies had been recovered by nightfall, said Avimar de Melo Barcelos, the mayor of the town of Brumadinho where the dam burst in the mining-heavy state of Minas Gerais. Vale Chief Executive Fabio Schvartsman said only one-third of the roughly 300 workers at the site had been accounted for. Minas Gerais is still recovering from the collapse in November 2015

  • Hundreds missing after Vale dam burst at Brazil mine ...

    2019-1-25 · Brazilian rescuers were searching for some 200 missing people after a tailings dam burst on Friday at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, the second major dam disaster involving the company in just ...

  • Mine dam collapses in Brazil; 7 bodies found, but 150 ...

    2019-1-25 · At least 150 people were said by firefighters to be missing Friday after a dam burst at a Brazilian iron mine and caused severe flooding in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais.

  • Brazil dam burst: President serves initial fines against ...

    2015-11-13 · Brazil's president Dilma Rousseff announces fines worth nearly $93 million against the mine where two dams burst, killing at least seven people and swamping areas across two states with mud and ...

  • Brazil dam burst: at least 15 feared dead after disaster ...

    2015-11-7 · A dam that burst at an iron-ore mine in south-eastern Brazil on Thursday is thought to have killed at least 15 people, devastating a nearby

  • Mine Executives In Brazil Step Down After Deadly Dam ...

    2019-3-4 · Several top executives of a Brazilian iron mine company have stepped down temporarily after a government investigation into January's deadly dam collapse. About 300 people were killed.

  • Two Dead, Dozens Injured and More Missing After Burst

    2015-11-6 · At least two people were killed and 30 others injured after two dams collapsed at a Brazilian iron ore mine, officials said on Friday, as rescuers

  • Mine dams burst in Brazil; 2 dead, homes covered in mud

    2015-11-6 · A car and two dogs are seen on the roof of destroyed houses at the small town of Bento Rodrigues after a dam burst on Thursday in Minas Gerais state, Brazil, Friday, Nov.

  • Mudflow from dam breaches at iron mine kills 2, smothers ...

    2015-11-7 · The sound of two dams bursting Thursday afternoon at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil's central Minas Gerais state sent residents running for the hills, and, miraculously, most appear to have ...

  • Mine dams burst in Brazil; 1 dead, homes covered in mud ...

    2015-11-6 · Brazilian rescuers searched feverishly Friday for possible survivors after two dams burst at an iron ore mine in a southeastern mountainous area.

  • Brazil: Seven bodies found after dam burst at iron ore ...

    2019-1-26 · Rescue crew work in a tailings dam owned by Brazilian miner Vale SA that burst, in Brumadinho, Brazil. (Source: REUTERS/Washington Alves) Brazilian rescuers were searching for some 200 missing people after a tailings dam burst on Friday at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, with seven bodies recovered but the death toll expected to rise sharply.

  • Mine Dams Burst in Brazil; 1 Dead, Homes Covered in Mud ...

    2015-11-6 · Brazilian rescuers searched feverishly Friday for possible survivors after two dams burst at an iron ore mine in a southeastern mountainous area. Authorities said one person was killed, four were injured and 13 were missing.The Thursday afternoon rupture unleashed a mix of...

  • Hundreds missing after Vale dam burst at Brazil mine ...

    2019-1-26 · Hundreds missing after Vale dam burst at Brazil mine, seven bodies found Brazilian rescuers were searching for some 200 missing people after a tailings dam burst on Friday at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, the second major dam disaster involving the company in just over three years.

  • Flooding in Brazil After Dam Breach - NASA Earth

    2015-11-14 · Flooding in Brazil After Dam Breach. On November 5, 2015, two dams collapsed in southeastern Brazil, sending a torrent of mining sludge through the village of Bento Rodrigues. The muddy floodwaters from an iron ore mining

  • Brazil dam burst: at least 15 feared dead after disaster ...

    2015-11-7 · A dam that burst at an iron-ore mine in south-eastern Brazil on Thursday is thought to have killed at least 15 people, devastating a nearby

  • Mine Executives In Brazil Step Down After Deadly Dam ...

    2019-3-4 · Several top executives of a Brazilian iron mine company have stepped down temporarily after a government investigation into January's deadly dam collapse. About 300 people were killed.

  • Mine dams burst in Brazil; 2 dead, homes covered in mud

    2015-11-6 · A car and two dogs are seen on the roof of destroyed houses at the small town of Bento Rodrigues after a dam burst on Thursday in Minas Gerais state, Brazil, Friday, Nov.

  • Mine dams burst in Brazil; 1 dead, homes covered in mud ...

    2015-11-6 · Brazilian rescuers searched feverishly Friday for possible survivors after two dams burst at an iron ore mine in a southeastern mountainous area.

  • Mudflow from dam breaches at iron mine kills 2, smothers ...

    2015-11-7 · The sound of two dams bursting Thursday afternoon at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil's central Minas Gerais state sent residents running for the hills, and, miraculously, most appear to have ...

  • Brazil: Seven bodies found after dam burst at iron ore ...

    2019-1-26 · Rescue crew work in a tailings dam owned by Brazilian miner Vale SA that burst, in Brumadinho, Brazil. (Source: REUTERS/Washington Alves) Brazilian rescuers were searching for some 200 missing people after a tailings dam burst on Friday at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, with seven bodies recovered but the death toll expected to rise sharply.

  • Mine Dams Burst in Brazil; 1 Dead, Homes Covered in Mud ...

    2015-11-6 · Brazilian rescuers searched feverishly Friday for possible survivors after two dams burst at an iron ore mine in a southeastern mountainous area. Authorities said one person was killed, four were injured and 13 were missing.The Thursday afternoon rupture unleashed a mix of...

  • Dam burst at Vale-BHP mine devastates Brazilian town

    2015-11-6 · Casualties rise after dam burst at Vale-BHP mine in Brazil. A burst dam at an iron ore mine owned by Vale and BHP Billiton left at least two people dead, more than 30 injured and dozens missing ...

  • Fish rescued from Brazil dam burst river | News24

    2015-11-16 · Fish rescued from Brazil dam burst river. Rio de Janeiro - Teams of biologists are working to rescue fish from a river that was contaminated after two dams at an iron ore mine breached earlier this month and unleashed a deadly wave of mud. Mining company Samarco says it's providing six 1 000-litre tanks to house the fish removed from Doce River ...

  • Brazil’s Vale declares force majeure with dam collapse ...

    2019-2-6 · Brazilian miner Vale has declared force majeure on some iron ore contracts after a court-ordered halt to a mine responsible for nearly 9 per cent of its output following a dam burst which likely killed more than 300 people.

  • BHP: Mining giant faces $7 billion claim over dam fail

    2019-5-7 · BHP faces $7 billion claim over dam fail. Homes lay in ruins after two dams burst in November 2005, flooding the small town of Bento Rodrigues

  • Fallout from dam disaster piles up against Vale

    2019-5-27 · Bryan Harris, Andres Schipani and Neil Hume. Brumadinho/London | Shortly after employees broke for lunch on January 25, a dam at Vale’s Córrego do Feijão iron ore mine in southeastern Brazil ...