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At least 25 killed in Saudi hospital fire

Intensive Care and Maternity affected

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At least 25 killed in Saudi hospital fire

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  • At least 25 dead
  • More than 100 injured
  • Hospital on border with Yemen

At least 25 people have been killed in a fire in a hospital in Saudi Arabia.

More than a hundred have been injured in the blaze, which started in the intensive care and maternity departments of the Jazan General Hospital in the south of the kingdom.

Officials say the fire is now out and an investigation is underway.

The injured are being treated in other hospitals in the area.