National Museum of Brazil in fire (PHOTOS)

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BRAZIL (VOP TODAY NEWS) – On Sunday, September 2, in Rio de Janeiro, the fire completely destroyed the National Museum of Brazil, which housed approximately 20 million exhibits.

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Among the most famous specimens of the museum is the skeleton of a dinosaur found in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, as well as the oldest human skeleton found on the territory of modern Brazil and named Luzia.

There are no casualties as a result of the accident, the causes of the fire are still unknown.