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Seven die in Cuba after drinking deadly 'rum'

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Seven die in Cuba after drinking deadly 'rum'

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Seven Cubans have died and more than 40 others have been hospitalised after drinking industrial methanol they thought was rum. The dead were all in their 40s and 50s and lived in Havana. They had been supplied by individuals who worked for the Pharmacy and Food Institute. Methanol is commonly used as anti-freeze.