Fire in Kuwaiti building kills 49 foreign workers

Updated June 13 2024 - 12:35am, first published 12:28am
Kuwaiti police say a building that caught fire housed a large number of workers. (EPA PHOTO)
Kuwaiti police say a building that caught fire housed a large number of workers. (EPA PHOTO)

At least 49 people have been killed in Kuwait after a fire broke out in a building housing foreign workers, with the deputy prime minister accusing property owners of committing violations that contribute towards such incidents.

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