Burned-out remains of tents on construction site, Istanbul
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Istanbul building site fire kills construction workers

At least 11 workers have died after a fire swept through a tent on a construction site in the Turkish city of Istanbul.

The fire, in the Esenyurt district where a supermarket is being built, is thought to have been caused by an electrical heater.

Dominic Kane reports.

  • 12 Mar 2012
  • From the section Europe