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Footage captures Russian nightclub start of blaze

A cameraman captured the beginning of a blaze in a Russian nightclub which killed at least 101 people.

The Lame Horse nightclub in Perm had been celebrating its eighth anniversary, emergency services said.

Officials said fireworks caused the blast and that most victims had died from smoke inhalation.


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