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A firefighting helicopter drops water to extinguish fire atop an under-construction skyscraper, planned to be Europe's tallest building, in Moscow, Russia, Monday, April 2, 2012, with the statue of a woman-defender of Moscow in WWII, foreground right. Orange flames were leaping about 250 meters (880 feet) Monday, visible in the night sky to much of the city. No injuries have been reported at the fire in the eastern tower of the Federation Tower complex, part of a massive development along the Moscow River about 2.5 kilometers (1.5 miles) west of the Kremlin. The tower, when completed, is to be 360 meters (1150 feet) tall. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

Moscow skyscraper ablaze

April 2, 2012

Huge flames danced for hours on the top floors of an under-construction Moscow skyscraper that is to be Europe's tallest, lighting up the night sky April 2. No injuries were reported in the blaze.