Updated: 03/22/2013 22:43 | By Agence France-Presse

30 dead in fire at refugee camp in Thailand: officials

Thirty people were killed and many wounded Friday when a fire broke out in a camp in northern Thailand housing refugees from neighbouring Myanmar, Thai officials said.


30 dead in fire at refugee camp in Thailand: officials

30 dead in fire at refugee camp in Thailand: officials

"The fire destroyed 100 makeshift houses," said an interior ministry official. "There are 30 people dead and many injured.

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