Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey are the three poorest countries in Europe, a survey of the European Statistics Office shows.
Turkey has a GDP per capita four times lower than EU's average level, while Bulgaria and Romania's GDP per capita is three times lower.
Luxemburg and Ireland's citizens proved to be the richest people in Europe. Denmark, Austria, the Baltic countries, UK, Belgium, Sweden, France, Finland, Germany and Italy are also on the top list.
An explosion of household gas occurred in a nine-storeyed apartment building in the city of Shakhty, the Rostov region of Russia. The blast destroyed two storeys of the building