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Mine workers and supporters sit on a hill waiting for a memorial service to get under way, near the Marikana, South Africa, platinum mine, Friday Aug. 16, 2013 where a year ago, police opened fire on fellow workers killing 34 and injuring 78. The killings happened after days of clashes with mine security and police. The miners were demanding better salaries, working, housing and living conditions. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Photo by Themba Hadebe
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