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World - International
8/27/2023 2:12:49 PM
More than 600 firefighters, including reinforcements from several European countries, backed by a fleet of water-dropping planes and helicopters were battling three persistent major wildfires in Greece Sunday, two of which have been raging for days.

World - International
6/8/2023 2:21:36 PM
EU nations offered to send nearly 300 firefighters to help Canada battle blazes that have shrouded US cities in smoke, European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said Thursday.

World - International
7/28/2022 12:31:54 PM
A large wildfire on the German-Czech border is spreading and threatening to destroy a forested national park popular with tourists.

World - International
7/2/2022 9:51:00 PM
U.S. officials are testing a new wildfire retardant after two decades of buying millions of gallons annually from one supplier, but watchdogs say the expensive strategy is overly fixated on aerial attacks at the expense of hiring more fire-line digging ground crews.

World - Region
8/15/2021 5:34:35 PM
The cloud stretched over much of the city on Sunday afternoon, covering the skies overhead with a black and orange blanket of smoke

World - Region
8/14/2021 7:18:01 PM
The government has blamed arsonists and a blistering heatwave for dozens of blazes that have raged across the country's north since Monday and criticized authorities for failing to prepare for the annual phenomenon

World - International
8/13/2021 4:49:37 PM
Greece's fire department said four water-dropping aircraft and six helicopters were sent to control the new fire in central Evia, along with 23 firefighters and 10 vehicles

World - International
8/8/2021 4:35:31 PM
Pillars of billowing smoke and ash blocked out the sun above Greece's second-largest island and turned the sky orange as a days-old wildfire devoured pristine forests and triggered more evacuation alerts Sunday

World - International
7/31/2021 6:33:16 PM
Ninety-five firefighters, 33 trucks, four planes and helicopters have been mobilised to extinguish the fire in the Zeria region in the Peloponnese, about 210 kilometres of Athens

World - International
12/12/2017 11:17:10 AM

World - Region
12/5/2010 11:38:41 AM
In a neighbourly gesture, Turkey assists Israel contain raging wild fires in the north