US 'to aid Brazil fire victims'

The US government is urgently shipping treatment kits for survivors of this week's nightclub fire in southern Brazil, Reuters reports. Officials say that 119 people remain hospitalized from Sunday's fire.

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Growing anger in Brazil over nightclub fire

Amid the grief in Brazil, there is a growing sense of anger over the nightclub fire that killed more than 230 people.

Banners and flowers in honor of the victims of the fire in the Boate Kiss nightclub Credit: Reuters

NBC Correspondent Keir Simmons is in Brazil. He says investigators have a long list of safety questions that need answering, including why did the nightclub apparently have only one exit? And did security staff briefly block exits to stop people leaving without paying their drink bills?

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