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Miners on the mend

Thursday, 14 Oct, 2010 - 01:57

Oct 14 - The rescued miners in Chile are resting comfortably in the hospital with the Chilean President paying a visit and extending invitations. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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It felt. Chilean president Sebastian -- heads to the hospital and copy -- killing. It was fair -- that 33 rescued miners awaited his arrival. President entered their brooms he was greeted by applause. Chilean president challenged they rescued miners to a soccer match against his cabinet. And he also extended an invitation to the man to visit the Presidential Palace at the end of the month. Canary at the invitation was among a flood of offers and gifts and miners have receipt. Real Madrid and Manchester United have invited the miners many of whom are avid soccer fans to watch them play in Europe. Flamboyant local businessman. Has given each of them 101000 dollars. Apple boss Steve Jobs has spent went all the latest iPod and equity firm has offered an island tour. After the visit -- offered his thing yeah. We would also probably not last for help. And I would like to thank you. -- the only. All of the -- get companies that whistle used. But I also would like -- thank -- the US government that Australian government the Canadian government and many other countries about -- well. That -- extremely helpful. I'm biffle without. Very big. The miners who have been resting at the hospital after being placed it from the mine are doing well. One minor suffering from pneumonia is being treated with antibiotics. And there is job offers advertising deals and book and film contract coming their way. Most of the miners are unlikely to return to their old employment. -- leader back Reuters.

Miners on the mend

Thursday, 14 Oct, 2010 - 01:57

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