A massive fire broke out yesterday, Wednesday, in a popular market in the new industrial zone, in the Emirate of Ajman in the United Arab Emirates.

Ajman Civil Defense said that its teams are dealing with an advanced fire in the popular Ajman market.

She added in a statement that the fire is currently being handled by all four centers of the Ajman Civil Defense Department.

# Civil_Defense deals with a fire in the popular market # Ajman

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Activists on the media circulated videos showing the burning of shops, and the escalation of flames and heavy smoke.

The circumstances and details of the fire are still unknown, and whether it resulted in casualties, while the authorities evacuated the market from sellers and shoppers, while the extinguishing operations continued.