Ruptly is live as operations continue at the Magnitogorsk building collapse site on Thursday, January 3.

Around 06.00 local time (01.00 GMT) on Monday an entire section of a 10-storey tower block in Magnitogorsk collapsed, due to a gas explosion. Dozens remain trapped under debris in freezing conditions, including up to seven children.

According to the local governor, 50 people were in the building at the time it collapsed.

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