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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 14: Smoke rises from the building after a huge fire engulfed the 24 storey residential Grenfell Tower block in Latimer Road, West London in the early hours of this morning on June 14, 2017 in London, England. The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has declared the fire a major incident as more than 200 firefighters are still tackling the blaze while at least six are dead and 20 are in critical care. (Photo by Kate Green/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Former Fire Minister On Grenfell Tower Fire: 'Finger Is Pointing At Government'

A former fire minister and firefighter has declared that "the finger is pointing at Government" over the Grenfell Tower blaze in west London. Labour MP Jim Fitzpatrick told HuffPost UK that ministers...
A woman cries as she tries to locate a missing relative suspected of being affected by the massive fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower, a residential block on June 14, 2017 in west London. The massive fire ripped through the 27-storey apartment block in west London in the early hours of Wednesday, trapping residents inside as 200 firefighters battled the blaze. Police and fire services attempted to evacuate the concrete block and said 'a number of people are being treated for a range of injuries', including at least two for smoke inhalation. / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Grenfell Tower's Controversial History Emerges After Devastating Fire

At 5am on Wednesday, less than four hours after a fire had engulfed the entire 24 storeys of a west London tower block - claiming at least six lives and forcing residents to jump from their balconies...