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Fire breaks out in Russia's Ostankino television tower

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Fire breaks out in Russia's Ostankino television tower
Fire breaks out in Russia's Ostankino television tower

Fire broke out Friday high up in the Ostankino television tower, Europe's tallest freestanding structure, Russian news agencies reported.

A fire in the tower in August 2000 killed three people and left the Russian capital without television broadcasts for several days.