DUBAI – Fire has broken out in Sulafa Tower, a skyscraper in the Dubai Marina, United Arab Emirates, according to the Dubai Media Office.

All residents of the tower have been safely evacuated and no casualties have been reported so far.

Videos filmed by onlookers show debris falling from the side of the residential building. Local media report that the fire started on the 35th floor, citing an official at Dubai Civil Defense.


Sulafa Tower was built in 2010 and has a total height of 285 meters. It the 23rd-tallest building in Dubai and the 127th-tallest in the world.