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harmonyMining Weekly reports that an employee of Harmony Gold Mining's Doornkop mine has died of his injuries following an underground drilling-related incident on 10 September.  

Management temporarily suspended all operations and declared a safety shift and said the mine was working with the authorities to ensure that a full on-site investigation was conducted.  .  Harmony CEO Peter Steenkamp extended his heartfelt condolences, and those of the company, to the family, colleagues and friends of the deceased.  He went on to say:  “We are devastated by the tragic incident and our management team is working closely with the family of the deceased to provide support and assistance during this difficult time.”

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