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Russia: 50 evacuated as fire engulfs residential building
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Russia: 50 evacuated as fire engulfs residential building

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Moscow, May 6 : At least 50 people were evacuated after a residential building caught fire in the town of Zheleznovodsk in Stavropol region in Russia, a source from the Russian Emergencies Ministry said on Monday.

"The area of the blaze in a nine-storey building is 100 square meters 3.8 square miles. More than 50 people were evacuated," source said, adding that some people were injured.

At least 15 people and 7 pieces of equipment were currently involved in extinguishing the blaze. (UNI)