APTOPIX South Africa Mine Violence

September 5, 2012 - 11:46 AM
Women cheer on striking mine workers as they march to the Karee shaft at the Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012 to hand over a memorandum to mine management. Miners are refusing to return to work until their demands over low pay and working conditions are met. Three weeks ago 34 miners were shot and killed by police. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell)