The fire engulfed a residential high-rise building in the city of Urumqi in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China. Ten people were killed in the fire and nine others were injured.
Rescuers have already extinguished the fire. The injured are receiving medical assistance, their lives are not in danger.
Emergency services are currently at the scene. The causes and circumstances of the fire are being established.
A deadly fire earlier occurred in the city of Sovetsk, Kaliningrad region. The fire engulfed the apartment when a woman and her three small children were inside.