In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, rescue workers enter the Xinhua No. 4 coal mine in Xinhua district of Pingdingshan city, central China's Henan Province. An explosion at an illegal coal mine killed 35 miners in central China's Henan province Tuesday and left another 44 men trapped, the government said. An initial investigation showed that the mine in Pingdingshan city had been operating illegally at the time, the official Xinhua News Agency said. The mine's owners have been placed under police surveillance and the company's bank accounts have been frozen.
AP photo by Zhao Peng
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