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In pictures: Preventing the Swedish wildfires

In pictures: Preventing the Swedish wildfires
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Aerial image shows the Forest fires burning near Ljusdal, Sweden on July 18, 2018. Symbol copyright AFP Image caption The fires have affected lots of hectares in Sweden

Fires continue to rage in Sweden as the usa attempts to take care of the combined results of a drought and report-breaking temperatures.

There had been still 53 particular person fires burning on Sunday afternoon from the extreme north down to Malmo within the south, emergency officials said.

Italy, Germany, Poland and France have all sent lend a hand.

But with temperatures set to jump again, they’re in a race in opposition to time to get the fires underneath keep watch over.

Image copyright EPA Image caption Striking the fires out has develop into a world attempt Symbol copyright Reuters Image caption The Polish fireplace brigade despatched this convoy to help Sweden combat the blazes Symbol copyright AFP Symbol caption Footage taken earlier in the week in Karbole, critical Sweden, show what they are going to be dealing with Symbol copyright AFP Image caption in line with the TT news company, the fires have destroyed forests worth 600m Swedish krona ($67m; £51m) Image copyright EPA Symbol caption certainly one of two Italian Bombardier CL-415 SuperScoopers sent to Sweden collects water Symbol copyright EPA Symbol caption This aircraft is struggling with a fireplace close to Ljusdal, in significant Sweden Image copyright AFP Symbol caption France has additionally sent assist, together with this Bombardier 415 firefighting aircraft

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