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To the miners of Impala Shaft 6 in Rustenburg

I would like to express my sorrow and sympathy for the death of the three miners and the injured miners from the mining accident on 28.11.2021. I sincerely wish that they will quickly recover completely. My name is Andreas Tadysiak and I worked underground in a German coal mine for almost 35 years. I am dismayed that such an accident with such consequences has happened at this time with the technical possibilities and the experience in mining.

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I wish all miners and their families and friends around the world a Merry Christmas,

may this year be one of joy and prosperity and may the New Year 2022 bring blessings to you all.

New Year's greetings from Federaciones Mineros Estrategicas Peru. I wish all miners and their families and friends around the world a Merry Christmas, may this year be a year of joy and prosperity and may the New Year 2022 bring blessings to you all.

Dear comrades, dear friends of the ICOR

We send you and your organizations militant and revolutionary greetings! We wish you and all of us optimism, health, steadfastness - and many successes! In the past year we have climbed a high mountain with the World Conference. And we have gained the prospect of new challenges, for which we have strengthened ourselves and united more closely.

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Declaration of protest: Dear miners of Chvervonogradskaya and Almansnaya mines

You have all my solidarity in your underground strike and your blockades to enforce your interests. I hereby also protest against the actions of the mine operators in the Almansnaya mine, who did not keep their promise to pay the outstanding wages after the end of your strike. Their promise was dishonest as it was immediately and directly broken! I myself worked 35 years underground in the German hard coal mining industry and I can understand your situation.

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Statement of solidarity to the members of the United Mine Workers of America with their strike against Warrior Met Coal in Alabama

I have learned of your strike and the repression by the Tuscaloosa County Supervisor, and on behalf of the International Mine Workers Coordination, I want to express my heartfelt solidarity with you. You have our fullest support for your strike. My name is Andreas Tadysiak and I spent 40 years in the German coal mining industry, about 35 of them as an electrician underground. I am a member of the German miners' union IG BCE (Industriegewerkschaft Bergbau, Chemie, Energie) and was a shop steward for many years.

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Statement of protest to the Tuscaloosa County District Court in the USA

The International Coordination of Mine Workers strongly protests against any restrictions on the right of the union and its members to strike. We also protest against the repression of the strikers - be it by the court, police violence or the mine contractor. The district court's decision stands against the miners' democratic rights and protects those who deny the workers their rightful claims.

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Statement of protest against the reprisals against the protesting miners to the Greek Parliament

The International Coordination of Mineworkers hereby protests against the massive repression of the peaceful protest of the miners of Kozani through violence, beatings and chemicals. The area where Prime Minister Mitsotakis met with representatives of the mines was cordoned off like a G7 meeting, 5 km around the meeting place everything was surrounded by police and the miners were attacked with violence, police batons and chemicals.

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Declaration of solidarity with the Bosnian miners

To the protesting and striking miners As a former miner in the German coal industry and as the main coordinator of the International Miners' Coordination, you have my support and solidarity. The experience in Germany with the closure of the German coal industry has shown that waiting for negotiations has mostly brought nothing. Experience has shown that it is never too late to fight! Only those who fight can lose, but they can also win!

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Solidarity greetings to the striking miners in Bosnia

To all struggling miners of the state-owned mining company Elektroprivreda and their families; To the Independent Trade Union of Mine Workers of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Dear colleagues, On behalf of the European Coordination of ICOR we send you our warm and solidarity greetings on the occasion of your strike.

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Declaration of solidarity with the Greek miners

Happy comrades, I heard about your strike from our friend Jordanis and on behalf of the International Miners' Coordination I would like to express my solidarity from the bottom of my heart in the fight against Edorado Gold. My name is Andreas Tadysiak and I spent 40 years in the German coal mining industry, about 35 of them as an electrician underground. You have our full support.

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