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A train carrying yellow phosphorus derails in western Ukraine, sending a toxic cloud over several villages. At least twenty people are hospitalized and hundreds are forced to evacuate.

A freight train derailed in Ukraine, releasing a cloud of toxic gas and that poisoned at least 20 people, authorities said Tuesday — an accident that touched nerves still raw more than two decades after the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster.

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