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Firefighters combat major wildfire in southwestern France - The Associated Press - en Español

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Firefighters combat major wildfire in southwestern France - The Associated Press - en Español

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Darmanin said that nine aircraft and two helicopters have been mobilized to fight the blaze.

The blaze forced the evacuation of about 10,000 people and destroyed at least 16 houses.

Temperatures were expected to reach 40 C (104 F) on Thursday in the region.


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Category: Nation Politics

Topics: Photo Gironde 2022 Firefighters France Southwestern Blaze Thursday Region Fire Brigade

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Published Date: 2022-08-11, 08:36:39

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Original Article Length: 308 words

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News ID: 1540572

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