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an uncontrolled fire in a wooded area

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After the completion of the theoretical training, specialists from the ground units of the Forest Fire Center will consolidate the knowledge gained in practice - they will practice their skills in an environment as close as possible to the real conditions of forest fire extinguishing.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] March 12 ( ANI ): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palanisamy on Monday said 10 people have died in Kurangani forest fire incident.
Jonathan Malundas, chief of the Candelaria fire station, said that according to the village chieftain of Barangay Masalukot 3, the forest fire stopped spreading before midnight Tuesday.
With temperatures reaching as high as 40C, Cyprus is now at great risk of forest fires, the forestry department warned on Monday, calling on the public to be cautious.
The current death toll due to the deadly wildfire is reported to be highest in Portugal since the Sintra forest fire that killed 25 soldiers in 1966.
by PTI Fire fighters extinguishing the forest fire at Maldevta area in Dehradun.
A house catches fire in a village as forest fire spreads at Yamkeswar in Pauri Garhwal on Monday.
He also asked the military to deploy more troops to extinguish the massive forest fire in the nation.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 26, 2015-Cenovus Energy temporarily evacuates staff from Foster Creek due to forest fire in northeastern Alberta
Amira al-Halabi, an environmental activist with NGO GreenLine who wrote her master's thesis on forest fire prevention at Balamand University, felt that the initiative was far too shallow.
He said the forest fire, which was first detected Wednesday night and which has burned 50 hectares of the mountain, went out on its own.
Kunming, Jumada I 8, 1435, Mar 9, 2014, SPA -- Firefighters are battling to extinguish a forest fire in southwest China's Yunnan Province on Sunday, according to the provincial forest fire team.
The ERC is actively monitoring the forest fire risks and evolution across Europe.
FOREST FIRE are set to burn up Middlesbrough's Westgarth Social Club for the second time in a little over 12 months.
Osaka, July 6, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Morita Holdings Corporation (headquartered in Osaka and Tokyo; represented by President Masahiro Nakajima; stocks listed on the First Section of the TSE and OSE) has been awarded a 2011 IDEA Gold Award - the highest possible award - in the Commercial and Industrial Products category for its forest fire fighting concept car.
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