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Tanker Truck Explodes, Kills 55, Injures 37 In Niger

A tanker truck has exploded near the international airport of Niger’s capital, Niamey, killing at least 55 people on Monday.

This was disclosed on Twitter by the country’s Interior Minister, Mohamed Bazoum.

“The explosion happened as some residents were trying to siphon fuel from the tanker near the airport, the minister wrote on Twitter.

At least 37 people were injured and taken to hospitals. Syphon

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