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Another evacuations due to forest fire southwest France, 4000 hectares destroyed

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Wildfires destroy 16 houses, burn 6,000 hectares and force the evacuation of almost 6,00 people. France, like the rest of Europe, is coping with heatwaves and drought that have triggered multiple wildfires across the continent over the past two months. Local authorities of the wine-growing Gironde department said in a statement that 500 firefighters were mobilised.
2 months ago·Gironde, France

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Times of IndiaTimes of India

Wildfires rage in southwestern France amid new heatwave

France, like the rest of Europe, is coping with heatwaves and drought that have triggered multiple wildfires across the continent over the past two months.

2 months ago·Mumbai, India
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ReutersReuters

Wildfires rage in France, thousands evacuated from homes

Wildfires tore through the Gironde region of southwestern France on Wednesday, destroying homes and forcing the evacuation of 10,000 residents, some of whom had clambered onto rooftops as the flames got closer.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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The GuardianThe Guardian

Thousands evacuated as smouldering French wildfire reignites

High temperatures and drought in the wine-growing region of Gironde force partial closure of motorway

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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The IndependentThe Independent

Thousands evacuated as wildfires tear through southwest France

Almost 15,000 acres burning out of control, say firefighters

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Wildfires ravage France's famous wine region

A wildfire is raging at an “unprecedented” rate south of Bordeaux, France, firefighters said Wednesday.

2 months ago·United States
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CNNCNN

France calls on companies to relieve employees enlisted as firefighters to battle blazes

Thousands of hectares have been destroyed as a new fire continued to rage in the Gironde area of southwestern France on Wednesday, barely two weeks after two major blazes destroyed more than 20,000 hectares of forests in the same region, according to official data.

2 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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