By Jonathan Franklin
Special to The Washington Post
Saturday, October 9, 2010; 9:33 AM
SAN JOSE MINE, Chile -- Chilean rescue workers on Saturday morning completed a rescue tunnel 640 meters deep into a collapsed mine where 33 miners have spent the past two months trapped underground.
Copiapo, Chile (CNN) -- The 33 miners trapped inside a Chilean mine since August 5 have been told for the first time that they could be stuck underground for as long as four months, the head of the rescue operation said Friday.