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Offline raybrag

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12 Firefighters Dead, "Dozens Missing" in Tianjin Explosions
« on: August 13, 2015, 06:37:35 AM »
Thought this deserved a new topic . . . fires are still burning . . .

http://www.cnn.com/2015/08/13/asia/china-tianjin-explosions/index.html
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12 Firefighters Dead, "Dozens Missing" in Tianjin Explosions
« on: August 13, 2015, 06:37:35 AM »

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Re: 12 Firefighters Dead, "Dozens Missing" in Tianjin Explosions
« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2015, 02:26:51 PM »
http://www.latimes.com/world/asia/la-fg-china-explosion-firefighters-20150814-story.html

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One firefighter told the liberal newspaper Southern Weekend that his brigade was never warned against the use of water.

Well I guess they were no CIDS for that address...

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Re: 12 Firefighters Dead, "Dozens Missing" in Tianjin Explosions
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2015, 06:44:43 PM »
17 FFs KIA & 30 FFs MIA according to the Secret List today.....CHINA EXPLOSION UPDATE:

As of late this evening 17 Firefighters were killed in the Line of Duty in the explosion in China. They were among the 50 people killed (known so far) in the warehouse blasts in the northern Chinese port of Tianjin. More than 30 Firefighters are still missing, most of them in their 20s or 30s. The initial explosion, at a warehouse storing dangerous chemicals, at about 11:20 pm on Wednesday was followed by a number of smaller blasts. About 700 people were injured, 70 of them seriously.

More at: http://news.asiaone.com

 

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