Explosion at PEMEX Building in Mexico City


Employees and rescue workers listen as the Minister of the Interior,... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Built Structure,Following,Government,Headquarters,Horizontal,Interior Minister,Latin America,Listening,Mexico,Mexico City,Miguel Ángel Osorio Chong,Occupation,Petroleos Mexicanos,Press Conference,Rescue,Rescue Worker,SpeechPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPEmployees and rescue workers listen as the Minister of the Interior, Miguel Angel Osorio Chong (out of frame) addresses a press conference at the headquarters of state-owned Mexican oil giant Pemex in Mexico City on January 31, 2013, following a blast inside the building. An explosion rocked the skyscraper, leaving up to 25 dead and 101 injured, as a plume of black smoke billowed from the 54-floor tower, according to official sources. AFP PHOTO / YURI CORTEZ (Photo credit should read YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)