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Raw video of enormous fire moments after explosion rips through warehouse killing 20 (Myanmar,Burma)

(December 29th, 2011) Explosion rips through warehouse in Myanmar killing 17. News and info from CNN below.

(CNN) -- An explosion early Thursday rocked a neighborhood in the city of Yangon killing 20 people and injuring more than 95, Myanmar's state-run television MR TV reported. The blast occurred in Mingalar Taung Nyunt, a mainly residential area about a 15 minute-drive from central Yangon, the country's former capital. It struck a compound of warehouses that the government rents
out to private businesses.

"I can't tell what is the exact cause of the incident but it is unlikely from man-made bombs," said a police official, who declined to be identified because he was not authorized to speak to the media.
The authorities are investigating the explosion, he said.

A fire official said the series of explosions may have come from large quantities of sulfur, ammonia and sulfur trioxide,

Added: Dec-29-2011 Occurred On: Dec-29-2011
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