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A miner and his family are seen in their shack on July 9, 2013 in the... News PhotoBritish Culture,Economy,Family,Finance,Horizontal,Lonmin,Marikana Mine,Shack,Slum,South AfricaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA miner and his family are seen in their shack on July 9, 2013 in the Nkaneng shantytown next to the platinum mine, run by British company Lonmin, in Marikana. On August 16, 2012, police at the Marikana mine open fire on striking workers, killing 34 and injuring 78, during a strike was for better wages and living conditions. Miners still live in dire conditions despite a small wage increase. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)