Multi-award-winning Marikana documentary screens on Al Jazeera

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Miners Shot Down premieres on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 at 22h00CAT on Witness, Al Jazeera’s flagship documentary strand. The multi-award-winning documentary will screen daily until 16 August 2014, the two-year anniversary of the Marikana massacre it investigates.   In August 2012, mineworkers in Lonmin, one of South Africa’s biggest More...

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