Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysian capital

By REUTERS
September 14, 2017 04:57




Breaking news

Breaking news. (photo credit:JPOST STAFF)

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 14 - At least 25 people, including students, were killed in a fire that broke out early on Thursday morning at a religious school in the capital, Kuala Lumpur, officials said.

The fire at Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah was reported at around 5.40 a.m. (2140 GMT Wednesday), according to a statement from the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department. The bodies have been moved to a nearby hospital, officials said.


Related Content
Breaking news
November 19, 2017
Mugabe given until noon Monday to quit as Zimbabwe President

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 11 - 24
    Beer Sheva
    16 - 23
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 13 - 21
    Jerusalem
    15 - 22
    Haifa
  • 15 - 27
    Elat
    16 - 26
    Tiberias