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13 killed in Vietnam apartment fire

The 20-story building in HCMC is home to more than 700 families and hundreds fled in chaos after waking up to thick black smoke.

Survivor of deadly Saigon tower blaze: 'We could not breathe'

Survivors said the fire alarms did not go off, and the fire doors had been wedged open.

Inside the wreckage of Saigon's charred Carina Plaza

Vietnamese police have not ruled out the possibility of explosives being set off in the basement. 
March 23, 2018 | 08:40 pm GMT+7

Charred walls and horror remain from smoky apartment fire that killed 13 Vietnamese

‘I don't want to go up those black stairs.’
March 24, 2018 | 03:23 pm GMT+7

19 people rescued from hotel fire in Ho Chi Minh City

The fire broke out just a day after a deadly blaze at Carina Plaza killed 13 in District 8.
March 25, 2018 | 11:36 am GMT+7

Heroic dogs save owners from deadly blaze at HCMC apartment block

These brave pooches are definitely a man's best friend.
March 25, 2018 | 02:24 pm GMT+7

Saigon fire survivors in rush to collect valuables before looters break in

They have been told it will be 10-30 days before they can return to their apartments.
March 28, 2018 | 10:44 am GMT+7

How the Carina blaze disaster unfolded in just 13 minutes

Investigators have concluded from security camera footage the cause of the fire was an accident, but safety questions need to be answered.
March 30, 2018 | 04:53 pm GMT+7
 
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