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Three killed in blast on tanker at Russian port

An explosion on a VolgaFlot tanker unloading a crude cargo at the Russian port of Makhachkala has left three crewmen dead. Nine crew members of the 12 on board were evacuated, including three who have been hospitalised, while three are receiving medical attention.

The explosion took place in the engine room at 0430 hrs Moscow time, according to a company statement


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