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'Zero chance' of survival after Philippines mall fire

'Zero chance' of survival after Philippines mall fire

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Dozens of people have died after a shopping mall in the Philippines went up in flames.At least 37 people are believed to have perished after the fire took hold of the four-storey NCCC Mall on Saturday morning in the southern city of Davao.President Rodrigo Duterte, who is from the city, visited victims' relatives outside the burning building on Saturday night.He told them there was "zero" chance their family members had survived, witnesses said.Image:The fire crumpled the four-storey shopping mallThe fire came after about 200people were killed by a tropical storm which displaced tens of thousands of people, mainly in the south, over the past few days.Flames were eventually brought under control early on Sunday morning but fire officials said they had not yet entered the section where they ...