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Explosion triggers fire at Venezuelan oil refinery, killing dozens

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 26 August, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 26 August, 2012, 10:18am

Dense smoke rises from a fire at Venezuela's biggest oil refinery, on the Paraguana Peninsula, where a gas leak yesterday caused an explosion that killed at least 24 and injured more than 80 others in the deadliest disaster in memory for the country's key oil industry.
Photo: Reuters

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