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December 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The number of dead following the gas transport train explosion in the north-eastern Bulgarian village of Hitrino has increased to seven, the Interior Ministry said on the evening of December […]

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Bulgaria’s Hitrino explosion: Complete evacuation of village ordered over risky gas transfer operation

December 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A complete evacuation has been ordered of the north-eastern Bulgarian village of Hitrino, site of a fatal explosion on the morning of December 10, as ...

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Bulgaria’s Hitrino train gas explosion: ‘Everything around the perimeter of the blast destroyed’

December 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The death toll from Bulgaria’s Hitrino gas tank transporter train explosion stood at five, with 29 injured, the country’s interior and hea ...

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Bulgarian Transport Minister on Hitrino train explosion: Sparks were seen coming from locomotive

December 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Transport Minister Ivailo Moskovski said that ahead of the gas transport train explosion at Hitrino railway station that left at least five ...