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Death toll rises in Russian apartment blast

Women lay flowers during a gathering to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3.   REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

Women lay flowers during a gathering to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

Women lay flowers during a gathering to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov
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Russian Emergencies Ministry members work at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3.   REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

Russian Emergencies Ministry members work at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

Russian Emergencies Ministry members work at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov
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A woman reacts during a gathering to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

A woman reacts during a gathering to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

A woman reacts during a gathering to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov
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Volunteers pack parcels for people affected by a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

Volunteers pack parcels for people affected by a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

Volunteers pack parcels for people affected by a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov
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Russian Emergencies Ministry members work at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Ilya Moskovets

Russian Emergencies Ministry members work at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Ilya Moskovets

Russian Emergencies Ministry members work at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Ilya Moskovets
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People gather to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

People gather to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

People gather to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 3. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov
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A damaged car is seen at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 1.  
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A damaged car is seen at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 1. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

A damaged car is seen at the site of a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 1. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov
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People bring flowers, candles and toys to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 2.   REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

People bring flowers, candles and toys to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 2. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

People bring flowers, candles and toys to commemorate victims of a recent explosion in an apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia, January 2. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov
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