The smoke cloud extends to an area of 7 million sq km, while the EU is 4.476 million square kilometres.
A wildfire spread close to a National Park and to an area popular with holidaymakers on the Canary Island of Gran Canaria. 1,000 hectares have burned and forced for precaution the evacuation of local residents from their homes.
Siberia's wildfires are only getting bigger despite Russian airforce intervention, Greenpeace Russia warned this week.
A massive fire swept through a neighborhood in the Callo district of Lima, Peru in the early hours of Thursday (July 25) morning destroying some 200 homes according to a local fire official.
An unprecedented number wildfires in Siberia and Alaska in recent weeks have been pouring carbon dioxide into the sky. It means the blazes have not only been partly caused by global warming but are also likely a contributing factor to it.
At least 40% of wildfires are started because of negligence. Another 26% are criminal.
Christine Lagarde at the ECB: rebooting eurozone economic growth and reviving inflation
European nations are stepping up their preparations to tackle wildfires this summer ahead of an expected record wildfire season.
The Copernicus' fire danger forecast also shows that the risk of wildfires is currently particularly acute in the areas impacted by a heatwave.
Two construction workers were injured in a fire that destroyed a Texas mansion on Thursday.
Russia says wildfires in the Siberia region are under control but at least 25 people have been hurt and over 80 homes destroyed
The blaze started in the Peruvian capital's commercial zone.
An Italian students' end-of-the-year barbecue, which turned into a forest fire, could result in a €27 million fine for damages.
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The number of fires equals is close to the average... in August.
Dozens of wild fires tore through southern Chile on Tuesday (February 13) destroying scores of homes in the South American country.
The three men rescued people who had jumped into the sea to escape the deadly July 23 blaze.
A huge fire blazed through 600 wooden homes built on stilts next to a river in Brazil's Amazon region overnight, decimating a poor area of the city of Manaus.
Overnight fire in Philadelphia guts apartment building
US president makes first visit to disaster zone.
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More people have been confirmed dead, and the number unaccounted for has soared, as firefighters struggle to contain some of the US state’s worst ever fires.
More deaths reported as search teams make their way through burned out towns destroyed by California wildfires. Meanwhile, both the Woolsey and Camp fires are still burning out of control.
The death toll from wildfires that are ravaging parts of California has now jumped to at least 23 people, officials say.
A widespread fire raged in the Milan suburb of Quarto Oggiaro burning a rubbish dump.
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