Two dead in Abu Dhabi 'gas cylinder blast'

Updated May 23 2022 - 4:46pm, first published 4:44pm
Abu Dhabi police say two people have died after a gas cylinder explosion.

A gas cylinder explosion in the capital of the United Arab Emirates has killed two people and injured 120 others, police say, hours after authorities downplayed the incident and warned the public not to share images of the aftermath.

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