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Tourists walk past the cordonned-off area around the Argana restaurant (in background) in Jamaa El-Fna square in Marrakech is pictured on April 28, 2011 after a powerful blast killed 15 people there, six of them French nationals, public television reported quoting medical officials. An interior ministry official confirmed the report and said an investigation was under way to shed more light on the blast which occurred on Jamaa El Fna square, a favourite spot for foreign visitors, in central Marrakesh. Earlier reports spoke of the accidental explosion of several gas canisters in the Argana cafe in the middle of the square.

ABDELHAK SENNA