Mexico Says Pemex Gas Buildup Caused Deadliest Blast Since 2006 : News Photo

Mexico Says Pemex Gas Buildup Caused Deadliest Blast Since 2006

Miguel Angel Osorio Chong, Mexico's minister of the interior, from left, Jesus Murillo Karam, Mexico's attorney general, Pedro Joaquin Coldwell, energy minister, and Emilio Lozoya Austin, chief executive officer of Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), prepare to depart following a news conference in Mexico City, Mexico, on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013. The blast that killed 37 people at state-owned oil company Petroleos Mexicanos’s headquarters in Mexico City last week was caused by gas buildup, Murillo said, the first government explanation for the nation’s deadliest explosion since 2006. Photographer: Susana Gonzalez/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Miguel Angel Osorio Chong, Mexico's minister of the interior, from left, Jesus Murillo Karam, Mexico's attorney general, Pedro Joaquin Coldwell, energy minister, and Emilio Lozoya Austin, chief executive officer of Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), prepare to depart following a news conference in Mexico City, Mexico, on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013. The blast that killed 37 people at state-owned oil company Petroleos Mexicanos’s headquarters in Mexico City last week was caused by gas buildup, Murillo said, the first government explanation for the nation’s deadliest explosion since 2006. Photographer: Susana Gonzalez/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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