December 5, 2009
The Associated Press. Grieving relatives of victims of a nightclub fire read lists with names of victims at a morgue in Perm on Saturday. Authorities said more than 100 people died and 134 were injured.
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PERM, Russia -- President Dmitry Medvedev on Saturday demanded that Russia tighten its notoriously lax fire codes after the deadliest blaze since the Soviet era killed at least 107 people celebrating in a nightclub with a decorative twig ceiling and single exit.