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Theme: Informal Economy
Occupational Group(s): Garment Workers
Region(s): Russian Federation ; Other Europe
Russia Moscow textile workshop fire kills 12 migrant workers The Star . (31 January 2016)

Russian officials say a fire at a textile workshop in Moscow has killed 12 people, including three children. The Investigative Committee, the top state investigative agency, says the fire that erupted late Saturday in northeastern Moscow engulfed an area of over 32,000 square feet. It says it's looking at arson as one of the possible causes.

Russia Blaze at Garment Workshop Kills 14 Vietnam News . (13 September 2012)

HA NOI (VNS)— As many as 14 Vietnamese garment workers were burned to death and one other was seriously injured in a fire at a three-storey garment workshop in Yegoryevsk, 100km to the southeast of Moscow, on Tuesday afternoon.

Pakistan Russia Global Brands Should Ensure Garment Worker Safety Clean Clothes Campaign . (12 September 2012)

CCC mourns the senseless deaths of at least 250 garment workers who perished in three factory fires in Pakistan and Russia this week.

Russia Russian Garment Factory Fire Kills 14 Vietnamese Workers Reuters . (11 September 2012)

A fire swept through a garment factory outside Moscow on Tuesday, killing at least 14 Vietnamese migrant workers, Russian emergency officials said.

Russia Migrant Workers Killed In Moscow Region Fire Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty . (11 September 2012)

Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry says 14 workers were killed when a building in the Moscow region caught fire.