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Australia fears 'mega-fire'

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Fears of a mega-fire are rising in Australia as three blazes threaten to merge into one, putting the suburbs of Sydney at risk.

Fire inspectors say climatic conditions over the next 48 hours will be crucial to containing the risk.

A state of emergency was declared on Sunday as the country battles with some of its worst bushfires for decades.