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One dead, two missing in Belgian refinery explosion

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One person died and two more are missing after an explosion in a refinery in Antwerp, Belgium, oil giant Total said Tuesday in a statement.

At "around 3:00pm (1400 GMT), an explosion occured on one of the installations on the premises of Total Raffinaderij Antwerpen," said a statement from the company. "We regret at this moment one fatality."

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