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Deadly blast at Mexico fireworks market

An aerial view shows the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market after an explosion, outside the Mexican capital, in Tultepec, Mexico. REUTERS/Henry Romero

An aerial view shows the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market after an explosion, outside the Mexican capital, in Tultepec, Mexico. REUTERS/Henry Romero

An aerial view shows the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market after an explosion, outside the Mexican capital, in Tultepec, Mexico. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Firefighters and rescue personnel stand near a destroyed house. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Firefighters and rescue personnel stand near a destroyed house. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Firefighters and rescue personnel stand near a destroyed house. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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An investigator stands amidst the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

An investigator stands amidst the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

An investigator stands amidst the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Juan Carlos Alcala holds a photograph of his son Juan Antonio, who is being searched for after an explosion at a fireworks market, outside the Forensic Medical Service. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Juan Carlos Alcala holds a photograph of his son Juan Antonio, who is being searched for after an explosion at a fireworks market, outside the Forensic Medical Service. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Juan Carlos Alcala holds a photograph of his son Juan Antonio, who is being searched for after an explosion at a fireworks market, outside the Forensic Medical Service. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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An aerial view shows the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Henry Romero

An aerial view shows the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Henry Romero

An aerial view shows the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A handler and his dog walk amidst the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A handler and his dog walk amidst the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A handler and his dog walk amidst the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Police officers stand near the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Police officers stand near the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Police officers stand near the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Relatives react while standing outside a hospital where victims of the explosion are being treated in Zumpango. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Relatives react while standing outside a hospital where victims of the explosion are being treated in Zumpango. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Relatives react while standing outside a hospital where victims of the explosion are being treated in Zumpango. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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People walk past a car covered in dust after an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People walk past a car covered in dust after an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People walk past a car covered in dust after an explosion. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A soldier walks past a cordoned off area near the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A soldier walks past a cordoned off area near the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A soldier walks past a cordoned off area near the wreckage of houses destroyed in an explosion. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Relatives wait outside a hospital where victims of an explosion are being treated. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Relatives wait outside a hospital where victims of an explosion are being treated. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Relatives wait outside a hospital where victims of an explosion are being treated. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A sign reading "No alcoholic beverages" is seen next to flattened houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A sign reading "No alcoholic beverages" is seen next to flattened houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A sign reading "No alcoholic beverages" is seen next to flattened houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A woman walks amidst the remains of houses destroyed. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman walks amidst the remains of houses destroyed. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman walks amidst the remains of houses destroyed. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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People look at a burnt car after an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People look at a burnt car after an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People look at a burnt car after an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A man uses a water hose. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man uses a water hose. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man uses a water hose. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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People hug after an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People hug after an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People hug after an explosion at the San Pablito fireworks market. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A police officer talks on his mobile phone while standing amidst the wreckage of houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A police officer talks on his mobile phone while standing amidst the wreckage of houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A police officer talks on his mobile phone while standing amidst the wreckage of houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Family members and friends of victims wait outside a hospital. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Family members and friends of victims wait outside a hospital. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Family members and friends of victims wait outside a hospital. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Police officers walk amongst the wreckage of houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Police officers walk amongst the wreckage of houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Police officers walk amongst the wreckage of houses. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Soldiers cordon off the area. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers cordon off the area. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers cordon off the area. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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