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Fire hits homes in Zamboanga village

/ 05:28 PM September 10, 2013

MANILA, Philippines – As if the firefight between members of the Moro National Liberation Front and government troops isn’t enough, fire gutted several houses in Zamboanga City Tuesday.

In a twitter post, the Zamboanga City Government (@zambocitygovt) said the blaze spread to five houses at Barangay (village) Sta. Barbara.

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It said firefighters have responded but were advised by military to wait for clearance to conduct suppression operations due to the ongoing clash.

No other information was available.

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