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    Russian hospital blaze kills 38 people

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    by euronews (in English)

    A fire in a Russian psychiatric hospital is thought to have killed up to 38 people, according to Russian officials and media reports.

    The ministry said 12 bodies have been recovered so far and the fire, which started in the early hours of Thursday morning, has now been extinguished.

    The single-storey hospital in the village of Ramensky, lies 120 kilometres north of Moscow.

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