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Kyrkyzstan Bus Fire

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(Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan-AP) -- A burned-out bus has been found in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan, with 21 bodies inside.

Authorities say it looks like the bus was attacked by gunmen, then engulfed by fire. Investigators found nine cartridge cases from a Kalashnikov rifle, and they think the fire started at both ends of the bus.

Most of those aboard are thought to have been Chinese vendors.

China has asked for an investigation.

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