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Portugal: Forest fire breaks out north of Lisbon
Portugal battled major forest fires over the weekend as temperatures rose sharply.
Hundreds of firefighters battle huge forest fire near Lisbon
Local residents, including 30 people from a retirement home, had to be evacuated to safety as the fire approached.
Fires ongoing in Czech Republic's Bohemia Switzerland National Park
Wildfires in the Czech Republic's Switzerland National Park are ongoing and have burnt almost 1100 hectares, but firefighters are optimistic as they start to bring them under control.
Fast moving McKinney fire burns forest in US
A state of emergency has been declared in California as wildfires ravage the Klamath National Forest.
French wildfires: aerial images of burnt areas in Gironde
Helicopter images show the forest and campsites of the Gironde coastline, in southwestern France, which was ravaged by flames as well as the creation of a deforestation zone by firefighters to prevent the fire from spreading to the Landes.
Hundreds of firefighters battle wildfires in France and Czech Republic
Images of forest fires in southern France and Czech Republic, where firefighters are deployed to contain the wildfires.
Fighting Europe’s fires: Inside the EU’s emergency response centre
In just eight days this month, four member states requested EU assistance to battle blazes, bringing to five the number of activations for forest fires this year. There were nine for the whole of 2021.
Firefighters battle wildfire in Spain, Greece and UK
Firefighters battle wildfire in Spain, Greece and UK.
Wildfires Europe: Greece, Tenerife, and Czech Republic battle new and ongoing blazes
Several major fires are burning across Greece where the heatwave, which started on Saturday, 23 July, has increased the danger of new ones. Meanwhile, a fire in Tenerife has burnt almost 2,500 hectares.
USA: Oak fire rages near Yosemite National Park
A fast-moving wildfire near Yosemite National Park broke out Friday afternoon and prompted numerous evacuations.
Major wildfires sweep through north, south and east Greece
Greece is battling three major forest fires sweeping across the north, south and east of the country on Sunday.
Emergency evacuation on the Greek island of Lesbos due to forest fire
Evacuation of the popular resort of Vatera on the island of Lesbos due to a forest fire threatening the first houses of the village.
Wildfire rages in Athens's northeastern suburbs for a second day
Hundreds of firefighters continue to battle a massive forest fire outside Athens for the second day in a row, after hundreds of residents were evacuated during the night.
London firefighters 'busiest since WWII' as Europe heatwave continues
The extreme temperatures across the continent have sparked fires, forced people to be evacuated from their homes and caused medical emergencies for vulnerable people.
Wildfires in France: the famous 'Dune du Pilat' in the grip of flames
The fire has reached the forest of the famous "Dune du Pilat", as France is struggling with a heatwave, and is now threatening homes.
Fires in Spain still continue, leaving two dead
In Spain, fire burning in the northwestern province of Zamora claimed the life of a 69-year-old shepherd, regional authorities said. On Sunday, a fireman died in the same area.
Pictures: Courage and ingenuity as Europeans tackle heat and wildfires
The European struggle with heat, drought and wildfires featured in photographs from across the continent.
Firefighters battle forest fire in France's southwestern Gironde region
In France's southwestern Gironde, firefighters are fighting to control two forest blazes that have devoured nearly 11,000 hectares (27,000 acres) of vegetation.
Thousands forced to flee as France faces 'heat apocalypse'
Unprecedented dry and hot weather has been plaguing southern parts of Europe, with several countries in "very extreme danger," according to the EU's Copernicus system.
Car drives through violent wildfire in Portugal, as country wilts under heatwave
A car drives through a wildfire in central Portugal, where over 2,000 firefighters were battling four major fires across the country on Thursday morning.
Firefighting helicopter crashes in Greece with four people on board
Authorities say the aircraft went down in the Aegean Sea while battling a forest fire on the island of Samos.
France: fires ravage 1700 hectares of forest near Bordeaux
"It was apocalyptic," says the village's mayor, speaking of flames 30 metres high on a 600-metre front in the middle of the night.
Europe faces major heatwave, with drought and wildfires
Many countries in the southern and western parts of the continent have already succumbed to exceedingly hot and dry weather, expected to last for about 10 days.
'Mega-fire' among multiple wildfires raging in South of France
A state of maximum alert has been declared after several wildfires broke out across the Gard and Bouches-du-Rhône regions.
52 wildfires break out in the last 24 hours across Greece
An easing of winds overnight helped the Fire Service contain several blazes in different parts of Greece. According to the Fire Service, 52 wildfires broke out on Monday, stoked by strong winds and high temperatures.
Fires rage through vast woodlands in northern Spain
Around 1,700 people from 13 villages in Spain were forced to evacuate their homes due to wildfires raging across the country, while much of Europe suffered an early heatwave.