Fire at prison at Amsterdam airport kills 10

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October 27, 2005 05:58

A fire in a prison complex at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport killed 10 people and injured 15 others, Dutch media reported Thursday.




A fire in a prison complex at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport killed 10 people and injured 15 others, Dutch media reported Thursday. The identity of the dead was not immediately known. Prison cells at the airport are generally used to detain drug smugglers and illegal immigrants. It was unclear if any prisoners escaped, a report on Dutch television said.


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