Fire Traps Dozens Inside Philippines Mall – New York Times

GOOGLE NEWS Advertisement MANILA — Firefighters were unable to enter a burning shopping mall in the Philippines on Sunday, more than a day after an enormous blaze tore through the building and trapped dozens of people inside. At least 37 people were unable to escape from the mall in the southern city of Davao after the fire started Saturday morning, and “their chances of survival is zero,” said Paolo Duterte, the city’s vice mayor. “Our firemen are still struggling to find a way in as the fire is still burning,” Mr. Duterte said. Mr. Duterte’s father, President Rodrigo Duterte,...

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