Russian emergency service staff spray water and remove remains at the site of a fire at a psychiatric hospital in the village of Ramensky
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'Many dead' in Russia psychiatric hospital fire

At least 38 people are feared dead after a fire swept through a psychiatric hospital in the Moscow region, officials say.

The blaze started shortly after 02:00 local time (22:00 GMT Thursday) at the No 14 hospital in Ramenskiy village.

Most of the victims are believed to be local patients.

Mick Wooldridge reports.

  • 26 Apr 2013
  • From the section Europe
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