PORTUGAL FOREST FIRE

PORTUGAL FOREST FIRE. Firefighters work to put out a forest fire near Bouca, in central Portugal on June 18, 2017. Portugal is investigating the cause of a devastating forest fire over the weekend, as firefighters continue to battle wildfires across the country that killed 61 and more than 50 injured, six of them seriously. Antonio Costa, the prime minister, described the blaze that broke out in a densely forested area near the small town of Pedrogao Grande, 200km northeast of Lisbon, as the country's "greatest human tragedy in living memory". Photo courtesy Agencies

Last Updated: 2017-06-19

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