Dubai skyscraper blaze
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Huge blaze tears through Dubai skyscraper

A huge fire has engulfed a high-rise hotel called The Address in central Dubai.

Burning debris could be seen falling from the 300m-tall (1,000-feet) building, as firefighters arrived at the scene.

The building is located close to the world's tallest skyscraper the Burj Khalifa.

It was not immediately clear whether there were any casualties.

  • 31 Dec 2015