Under the shadows of the iconic Burj Khalifa tower, the tallest building in the world, yet another fire engulfs another high-rise building in Dubai; in this case it is building that is under construction.

Sited in downtown Dubai the massive fire erupted at 6.30 am near the Burj Khalifa Shopping Mall.

The fire is well developed and is likely to continue to spread further due to the open and unprotected areas under construction despite reports that the fire crews have the fire under control.

The massive inferno erupted at around 6.30am; the building was heavily damaged by fire in 2015.

A helicopter is currently in use and assisting emergency services

Three workers were rescued by initial fire crews attending the scene.

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