London tower fire death toll rises to 79

2017-06-19 10:30:15 GMT2017-06-19 18:30:15(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

LONDON, June 19 (Xinhua) -- Police said Monday the number of dead or missing in the London Grenfell Tower fire has increased to 79.

Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said a major investigation will be carried out into the fire which swept through the 24-floor tower block on Wednesday.

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