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Orphanage Fire Kills Five

According to an article in the New York Times, a fire at an orphanage in downtown Sarajevo, the capitol city of Bosnia, early Sunday morning has taken the lives of three baby boys and two baby girls by smoke inhalation. Nineteen other children and workers are currently being treated for injuries, mostly smoke inhalation, and are not thought to be in critical condition.

According to the article: "The fire broke out in a third floor room of the Ljubica Izevic children’s home shortly before 6 a.m., said Dubravko Champara of the prosecutor’s office."

"A nurse who had tried to save some of the babies was also injured, with burns to the arms and face, Mr. Champara said in a telephone interview."