15 pilgrims die in Medina hotel fire (18)

The Hindu 2014.02.09 05:48
AP A fire broke out on Sunday at a hotel housing religious pilgrims in western Saudi Arabia, killing at least 15 people and wounding 130, according to authorities in the kingdom. The blaze started in the afternoon in the eastern part of the Islamic holy city of Medina at a hotel where pilgrims were staying, according to a statement issued by the local governorate.
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