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Japan sends troops to fight massive fire

by December 23, 2016 World News


A rapidly-spreading fire engulfed more than 100 buildings and sparked evacuations in a northern Japanese city on Thursday, leaving two people injured and forcing authorities to mobilise the military.

Aerial footage broadcast live on Japanese TV showed massive orange flames and thick grey smoke spewing out of buildings throughout much of the day in the city of Itoigawa in Niigata prefecture. We’re sorry. You don't have permission to access this page. Please sign up to have full access to this page.

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