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Fire that broke out in a future reception centre in Rauma was lit on purpose, police confirm
A building designated as an accommodation facility for asylum seekers was lit on fire in Rauma in the wee hours of Friday, investigators at the South-western Finland Police Department have ascertained. The fire broke out in the staircase of the building but was subdued by the responding fire-fighters before any of the residents suffered serious injuries, according to the investigators. A few of the residents were nevertheless taken to a hospital with burns.