Up to 30 people have been killed after a drug rehabilitation centre, "Republican Narcology Dispensary", caught fire in Baku on Friday, with more injured who have been taken to hospital.

Footage shows the aftermath of the fire in the morning, with emergency vehicles moving in and out of the premises. Police have the area cordoned off.

The fire broke out in the early hours of the morning but has since been extinguished by emergency workers.

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