Video: Fire in Qatar's Villagio Mall
Video showing fire, which started yesterday and claimed 19 lives
A fire at Villagio Mall in Doha, Qatar, has claimed the lives of 19 people, including 13 children.
The blaze was reported around 11:30 am yesterday, according to a statement from Qatar’s Ministry of Interior. In addition to the 13 children, four women and two civil defense personnel also perished.
According to statement from the Ministry of Interior, authorities in Qatar have started an investigation into the cause of the fire, via the Public Prosecution service.