Americas

  • Rescue workers search for victims at the headquarters of state-owned Mexican oil giant Pemex in Mexico City following a blast inside the building, January 31, 2013.
  • Rescue workers carry an injured survivor after an explosion in a building at Mexico's state-owned oil company PEMEX complex, in Mexico City, January 31, 2013.
  • Relatives of Pemex's employees wait for information of their family members outside Pemex hospital in Azcapotzalco in Mexico City, January 31, 2013.
  • The Minister of the Interior, Miguel Angel Osorio Chong (C) addresses a press conference at the headquarters of state-owned Mexican oil giant Pemex in Mexico City following a blast inside the building, January 31, 2013.
  • An explosion rocked the skyscraper, leaving up to 25 dead and 101 injured, as a plume of black smoke billowed from the 54-floor tower, January 31, 2013.
  • A worker walks past debris piled outside the headquarters of state-owned oil giant Pemex in Mexico City, January 31, 2013.
  • Shattered windows are seen on one side of the headquarters of state oil giant Pemex in Mexico City, January 31, 2013.

Blast Rocks Mexico's Pemex Building

Published February 01, 2013


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