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Nina Lovelace in Moscow

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  • Red tape fuelled Moscow tower blazeSubscription

    7 September, 2000Updated: 19 February, 2009

    BUREAUCRACY, POOR maintenance and inadequate fire precautions are all thought to have contributed to the deaths of four people in Moscow's 540m high Ostankino television tower last week, when a small electrical fire developed into a 26 hour inferno.