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Historic Haydarpasa train station burns in Istanbul

Read more about the fire here.

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Fire fighters try to extinguish a fire at The Haydarpasa station in Istanbul November 28. A fire tore through the roof of the major train station on the Asian side of Istanbul on Sunday before fire fighters brought it under control. The Haydarpasa station, built by German architects early in the 20th Century, is a major rail terminal linking Istanbul to the rest of Turkey.

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Smoke rises from the historic Haydarapasa train station building, on Nov. 28.