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WATCH: Deadly Tornado Tears Through Russian City

A tornado that hit the city of Blagoveshchensk in Eastern Russia killed one and injured dozens of others, reports RIA Novosti.

Described as the first tornado to hit a city in Russia, the twister caused 80 million rubles ($2.9 million) of damage.

The AP reports that the tornado hit sunday night. The province has declared a state of emergency.

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