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Wildfires rage across eastern Russia
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Wildfires rage across eastern Russia

May 24th 2011, 3:05 PM 224 Views 0 Comments

So far, 421 wildfires have been reported in eastern Russia over the past 24-hours – sparking fears of a repeat of last summer’s fires which killed dozens of people.