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Flowers presented to mourn for fire victims in Shanghai

2010-11-16 12:08:19 GMT2010-11-16 20:08:19 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Flowers are laid at the entrance of the burned residential building in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 16, 2010. (Xinhua/Pei Xin)

White chrysanthemum flowers are laid at the ground of the burned residential building in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 16, 2010. (Xinhua)

A girl presents flowers to the accident site to mourn for fire victims in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 16, 2010. (Xinhua/Pei Xin)

A girl from Russia presents flowers to the accident cite to mourn for fire victims in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 16, 2010.(Xinhua)

Russian students present flowers to the accident site to mourn for fire victims in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 16, 2010. (Xinhua/Pei Xin)

A young man from Russia presents flowers to the accident cite to mourn for fire victims in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 16, 2010.(Xinhua)

The death toll of a big fire that engulfed the high-rise building in downtown Shanghai had risen to 53 by 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, local authorities said.

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