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Oil tank fire extinguished in northeast China

(Xinhua)

08:31, August 30, 2011

A fire engine works at the fire spot in a refinery owned by PetroChina in Dalian City, northeast China's Liaoning Province, Aug. 29, 2011. A fire broke out here at about 10 a.m. (0200 GMT) Monday. A crew of 296 firefighters battled the blaze for three hours before they were able to extinguish it. There were no casualties. The cause of the accident was under investigation. (Xinhua/Cai Yongjun)

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