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Several dead in Vietnam house blasts

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Several people were killed when twin blasts tore through a residential street and destroyed three houses in south Vietnam early Sunday, police said, with reports putting the death toll at around 10. 

Firefighters search for survivors following twin blasts that tore through a residential street in Ho Chi Minh City on February 24, 2013. Several people were killed early Sunday, police said, with reports putting the death toll at around 10.

"We have been informed of two explosions this morning that killed about ten people... but we need to check the exact number of the victims," a local policeman told AFP following the blasts, which left many more victims trapped in rubble, according to reports.

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