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Gas blast kills six in Russia

Posted on Feb 10, 09:27PM | IANS

Moscow, Feb 10 : Six people died in a gas explosion and ensuing fire at a construction site in Russia's northern region of Komi, the emergencies ministry said Sunday.

The blast occurred shortly after midnight Saturday in a building where construction workers lived.

Firefighting teams rescued 13 people from the burning building.