World on fire: Wildfires rage across the globe
Firefighters and volunteers try to extinguish a wildfire burning in the village of Markati, near Athens, Greece, August 16, 2021. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
People float on boards as a Canadair aircraft flies after being filled up with water to help with efforts in extinguishing a major fire that broke out in the Var region, at the Gulf of Saint Tropez, France August 17, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
A tree burns during a wildfire near the village of Taastaakh in the region of Yakutia, Russia August 11, 2021. REUTERS/Alexander Reshetnikov
A man carries water containers as he works with others to douse hotspots in an area hit by a wildfire in El Bir village, Bejaia province, Algeria August 16, 2021. REUTERS/Abdelaziz Boumzar
A man and his daughter watch as wildfire burns on the opposite mountain near Shoeva, on the outskirts of Jerusalem August 15, 2021 REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
A firefighting helicopter makes a water drop as a wildfire burning in the village of Navalmoral, Spain, August 16, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina
Shortwave infrared satellite imagery shows a close up of active fire lines during the Richard Spring wildfire, south of the town of Lame Deer, Montana, U.S. August 13, 2021. SATELLITE IMAGE 2021 MAXAR TECHNOLOGIES/Handout via REUTERS
People stand on the road during a wildfire burning in the village of Navalmoral, Spain, August 16, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina
Children look on as an Israeli military plane disperses fire retardant to extinguish a fire near the Israeli kibbutz of Tzuba, outskirts of Jerusalem, August 17, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun
The duff and a tree burn in the Dixie Fire near Chester, California, U.S., August 13, 2021. REUTERS/David Swanson
A burnt area is seen following a wildfire near the Israeli Kibbutz of Tzuba on the outskirts of Jerusalem, August 16, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun
A firefighting plane disperses fire retardant as it assists in extinguishing a fire near the Israeli village of Shoresh at the outskirts of Jerusalem August 15, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
A view of a burned forest following a wildfire near Ramat Raziel on the outskirts of Jerusalem, Israel, August 17, 2021 REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
A view shows the damage in the aftermath of a major fire that broke out in Grimaud in the Var region of southern France, August 17, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
A view shows a burnt area following a wildfire near the village of Taastaakh in the region of Yakutia, Russia August 11, 2021. REUTERS/Alexander Reshetnikov
Firefighters battle wildfires in the beach village of Porto Badisco near Otranto in the southern region of Puglia, Italy, August 13, 2021. Vigili del Fuoco/Handout via REUTERS
A firefighter uses a hose in a building affected by the fire in the Monte Catillo nature reserve in Tivoli, near Rome, Italy, August 13. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
A dead black bear lays near a razed barn and hay from the Dixie Fire near Taylorsville, California, U.S., August 12, 2021. REUTERS/David Swanson
A helicopter drops water to contain a wildfire in the Monte Catillo nature reserve in Tivoli, near Rome, Italy, August 13, 2021. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
Fallen charred trees are seen following a wildfire in the village of Rovies on the island of Evia, Greece, August 12, 2021. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
A firefighter continues to hold the line of the Dixie Fire near Taylorsville, California, U.S., August 10, 2021. REUTERS/David Swanson
Burnt vegetation is pictured near a church in the Monte Catillo nature reserve in Tivoli, near Rome, Italy, August 13. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
Melted outdoor lighting is seen in Greenville, California, August 10. REUTERS/David Swanson
Firefightering helicopters are filled with water off the beach of the village of Pefki, on the island of Evia, Greece, August 10. REUTERS/Nicolas Economou
Beekeeper Antonis Vakos, 49, walks next to his destroyed beehives, following a wildfire near the village of Voutas on the island of Evia, Greece, August 11, 2021. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
A smoke column from the Dixie Fire rises near Greenville, in Indian Valley, California, August 9. REUTERS/David Swanson
A burnt slope is seen following a wildfire in Varympompi suburb, in Athens, Greece, August 9. REUTERS/Louiza Vradi
A volunteer reacts as a wildfire burns in the village of Galatsona, on the island of Evia, Greece, August 9. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
Members of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Vallecito Fire Crew watch a section of road for spot fires to slow the spread of the Dixie Fire, a wildfire near the town of Westwood, California, August 8. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
A firefighting airplane makes a water drop as a wildfire burns near the village of Ellinika, on the island of Evia, Greece, August 8. REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis
A view shows Highway 89 with burned trees on one side and unburned trees on the other at the site of the Dixie Fire, a wildfire near the town of Greenville, California, August 7. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
Firefighters spray water near a swimming pool, in the suburb of Thrakomakedones as a wildfire rages north of Athens, Greece, August 7. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
Locals evacuate the area with their animals as a wildfire rages in the suburb of Thrakomakedones, north of Athens, Greece, August 7. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
View of a burnt area as a wildfire spreads near the village of Limni, on the island of Evia, Greece, August 7. REUTERS/Nicolas Economou
View of a burned out commercial building following the Dixie Fire, a wildfire that tore through the town of Greenville, California, August 5. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
Sparks illuminate the sky as a wildfire rages near Afidnes, north of Athens, Greece, August 5. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
A burnt police water cannon, used to extinguish a wildfire, lies on the roadside near Kemerkoy Thermal Power Plant near Milas, a town in Mugla province, Turkey, August 5. REUTERS/Mehmet Caliskan
A man looks towards a wildfire burning a forest area north of Athens, Greece, August 5. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
A commercial building burns after the Dixie Fire swept through the downtown area of Greenville, California, August 5. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
Flames makes their way across the front deck of a home in the path of the River Fire, a wildfire burning near Grass Valley, California, August 4. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
A firefighting helicopter makes a water drop as a wildfire continues to rage at Varympompi suburb north of Athens, Greece, August 4. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
A man walks inside a burnt house following a wildfire at Varympompi suburb north of Athens, Greece, August 4. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
A statue of goddess Athena is seen as wildfire burns at Varympompi suburb north of Athens, Greece, August 3. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
Firefighters try to extinguish a wildfire at Varympompi suburb north of Athens, Greece, August 3. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
The US Forest Service performs a prescribed burn using incendiary balls dropped from a helicopter in Meadow Valley as a way to control the progress of the Dixie Fire, now at nearly a quarter million acres, California, July 31. REUTERS/David Swanson
A hotshot crew member from Redding looks on during work with the LAFD strike team on the Dixie Fire near Taylorsville, California, July 29. REUTERS/David Swanson
Firefighters extinguish spot fires along Route 89 Dixie Fire in Moccasin, California, July 28. REUTERS/David Swanson
Plumes of black smoke rise from the forest around Manavgat, 45 miles east of the resort city of Antalya, Turkey, July 28. REUTERS/Kaan Soyturk
The Dixie Fire burns at night in Taylorsville, California, July 27. REUTERS/David Swanson
Vehicles destroyed by Dixie Fire are seen in Indian Falls, California, July 26. REUTERS/David Swanson
A helicopter is being filled up with water from a tank as a wildfire burns near the village of Spathovouni, near Corinth, Greece, July 23. REUTERS/Vassilis Psomas
The sun, appearing orange due to smoke haze from forest fires, sets behind the Statue of Liberty in New York City, July 20. REUTERS/Bjoern Kils/New York Media Boat
A firefighter works to extinguish a forest fire near the village of Magaras in the region of Yakutia, Russia, July 17. REUTERS/Roman Kutukov
Firefighters spray water from a fire train to hot spots along the tracks over Rock Creek Bridge as the Dixie Fire grows in Plumas National Forest, California, July 15. REUTERS/David Swanson
An uplifting sign is seen along the side of a road as wildfires devastate Nespelem in eastern Washington state, July 15. REUTERS/David Ryder
A firefighter works to extinguish a forest fire near the village of Magaras in the region of Yakutia, Russia July 17. REUTERS/Roman Kutukov
An airplane drops fire retardant on the Chuweah Creek Fire as wildfires devastate Nespelem in eastern Washington state, July 14. REUTERS/David Ryder
Thick smoke causes the sun to glow red over an abandoned farmhouse as the Bootleg Fire expands to over 200,000 acres, near Beatty, Oregon, July 13. REUTERS/Mathieu Lewis-Rolland
A fire truck drives across a forest burnt by wildfire towards to the settlement of Zapasnoye in Chelyabinsk Region, Russia, July 12. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko
The charred remnants of vehicles, destroyed by a wildfire on June 30th, are seen during a media tour by authorities in Lytton, British Columbia, Canada July 9. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
The charred remnants of homes and buildings, destroyed by a wildfire left behind in Lytton, British Columbia, Canada, July 6. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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