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Police stand near a mosque and school dormitory that were damaged by a fire in Yangon April 2, 2013. REUTERS-Soe Zeya Tun

The children, all boys, died of suffocation in the fire at a dormitory of a school next to a mosque in Yangon at about 2:40 a.m., neighbors and officials said.

“A total of 13 boys were killed in the fire caused by overheating of a transformer. They died of suffocation after inhaling too much smoke,” a Central Fire Service duty officer said.