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Student accommodation in Sulaimani catches fire, injuries reported

By Rudaw 21/4/2017
A student dormitory in Sulaimani caught fire Friday evening.
A student dormitory in Sulaimani caught fire Friday evening.
SULAIMANI, Kurdistan Region – A student dormitory in the city of Sulaimani has caught fire on Friday evening. 

A fire fighter has reportedly died while working to extinguish the fire, Rudaw's correspondent on the scene reported.

Initial reports indicate some students were injured in the fire. The injured students have been rushed to the hospital, their condition is not known yet.

The fire at the Qeliyasan dormitory at the Sulaimani University has caused substantial damage to the contents of the building. Emergency services are on the scene.
 

 


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