No Vietnamese casualties in Moscow building fire

18:01 26/10/2021

No Vietnamese casualties have been reported after an administrative building in Moscow downtown caught fire on October 25.

The building í located on Tverskaya-Yamskaya 1, Moscow. (Photo: Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations).

The building is located on Tverskaya-Yamskaya 1, Moscow. (Photo: Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations).

The three-storey building is home to the Offices of the Vietnamese Trade Representative, Communist Party of Vietnam Committee, Vietnam Youth Union and TH True Milk in Russia.

According to a preliminary report, the fire broke out at around 09:47am (local time) on the second floor where the Vietnamese Trade Office is located. The fire was localized and extinguished about an hour later.

Ten people were evacuated from the building, with none of them suffering any injury.

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