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UK: Londoners mourn Grenfell Tower fire victims02:38

UK: Londoners mourn Grenfell Tower fire victims

United Kingdom, London
June 17, 2017 at 22:29 GMT -00:00 · Published

Scores paid tribute to the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire, by lighting candles and placing flowers and toys at a makeshift memorial site near the estate in West London, Saturday.

Many could hardly hold back tears: "I'm hoping that some people missing...that miracles happen and they are still alive," one local resident said.

Others demanded a thorough investigation into the tragedy: "They need to do a deep investigation to actually find what really happened. Because at the moment I feel like we're getting stories, we're not getting the whole truth."

A fire ripped through the 24-story Grenfell block of flats on the Lancaster West Estate, West London on June 14, killing at least 58 people. 24 people are still in hospital, 12 of them in critical condition.

UK: Londoners mourn Grenfell Tower fire victims02:38
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Scores paid tribute to the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire, by lighting candles and placing flowers and toys at a makeshift memorial site near the estate in West London, Saturday.

Many could hardly hold back tears: "I'm hoping that some people missing...that miracles happen and they are still alive," one local resident said.

Others demanded a thorough investigation into the tragedy: "They need to do a deep investigation to actually find what really happened. Because at the moment I feel like we're getting stories, we're not getting the whole truth."

A fire ripped through the 24-story Grenfell block of flats on the Lancaster West Estate, West London on June 14, killing at least 58 people. 24 people are still in hospital, 12 of them in critical condition.

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