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Greece battling forest fires.

Image Credit: AFP On Sunday, firefighters continued its operation to contain a large forest fire that broke out on Saturday near Patras in Peloponnese, Greece’s third largest city. So far, […]

Wildfires raging in Russia.

Image Credit: Pierre Markuse Twitter. Russia’s Chelyabinsk region near Kazakhstan and north-eastern Siberia has been hit by a huge forest fires after the region experienced abnormally high temperatures similiar to […]

Vulcan fire burns near Friant Road, California.

Image Credit: Nathalie Granda/Twitter Firefighters managed to contain 50% of the brush fire overnight. The fire, which was sparked late Sunday afternoon, is located near Friant Road between Willow and […]

California’s Willow Fire doubles size overnight.

Image Credit: From Twitter account LosPadresNF. California’s Willow fire continued to spread even further. Overnight, the fire’s size doubled as increased winds, dry and hot weather conditions worsened the situation. […]