Fire Partially Destroys Ancient Tibetan Town (25)

Tasnim Iran 2014.01.11 19:02
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Fire partially destroyed an ancient Tibetan town in China's Shangri-La county, with more than 1,000 firefighters deployed to tackle the blaze. The fire started on Saturday morning in Dukezong, which dates back 1,300 years and is famous for its cobbled streets and wooden houses. He Yu, a resident, said she woke to loud, explosion-like sounds. "The fire was huge.
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