Blaze at locked Chinese poultry slaughterhouse kills 119: state media




 
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Blaze at locked Chinese poultry slaughterhouse kills 119: state media
 
June 3rd, 2013  
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Blaze at locked Chinese poultry slaughterhouse kills 119: state media
By Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - A blaze at a locked poultry slaughterhouse in northeast China killed at least 119 people on Monday with several still unaccounted for, officials and state media said, triggering online outrage in a country with a grim record on fire safety. The fire broke out just after dawn near Dehui in Jilin province. The provincial government said it sent more than 500 firefighters and more than 270 doctors and nurses to the scene, evacuating 3,000 nearby residents as a precaution. ...




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