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    BAKU (Sputnik) - A fire has broken out in the Sadarak shopping centre in the Azerbaijani capital Baku, the country’s Ministry of Emergency Situations said on Tuesday. The mall is considered to be the largest in the South Caucasus

    "Fire crews and rescuers have arrived at the scene. Measures are being taken to extinguish the fire", the ministry's press service said.

    The Sadarak mall is located in the Baku suburbs. It covers a 100-hectare (247-acre) area and includes more than 12,000 retail and wholesale trade objects, an agricultural goods market, a one-storey wholesale warehouse, and various engineering structures.

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