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22 May, Wednesday

Seven reported dead in Paris building fire

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Seven people have died in a fire at a building in south-western Paris, the French capital's fire service is quoted as saying.

It says nearly 30 people were injured, at least one person seriously.

"The toll could still increase because the fire is still in progress on the 7th and 8th floors" of the eight-storey building, a fire service spokesman told the AFP news agency.

It was not immediately known was caused the fire in Paris' 16th arrondissement.


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