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US News Spain: the fire near Malaga still in progress, new evacuations

21:05  12 september  2021
21:05  12 september  2021 Source:   pressfrom.com

Merkel calls dialogue with the Taliban to pursue the

 Merkel calls dialogue with the Taliban to pursue the evacuations © Andreas Gora / Pool / DDP Images Pool / EPA L German Chancellor Angela Merkel called this Sunday 4 September to the dialogue with the Taliban, in pass of Announce their new government in Afghanistan , in order to pursue the evacuations of Kabul completed on August 30th. "We just have to talk with the Taliban in the way we can get people out of the country who worked for the Germany and put them safe," said Angela Merkel, who welcomed nearly 6,000 refugees. Afghans on August 27th.

La fumée d'un incendie enveloppe le village d'Atajate, le 12 septembre 2021 dans la région de Malaga, en Espagne © Jorge Guerrero The smoke of a fire envelops the village of Atajate, September 12, 2021 in the region of Malaga, Spain

mobilization Continued Sunday in Spain to try to control a fire having decimated 6,000 hectares of forest in four days in the southern region of Malaga, where the authorities decided to carry out new evacuations.

This giant fire, at work since Wednesday evening in the mountain of Sierra Bermeja, in the south of Spain, has taken up forces Sunday morning by uniting with a second home, originally caused by the first fire, explained the authorities.

Un hélicoptère survole un incendie dans la montagne de la Sierra Bermeja, le 9 septembre 2021 dans la région de Malaga, en Espagne © Jorge Guerrero A helicopter flies over a fire in the mountain of Sierra Bermeja, September 9, 2021 in the Malaga region, Spain

He led the Regional Government of Andalusia to request the support of the military unit Emergency and to evacuate some new villages, including Genalguacil, Juzcar and Jubrique, said twitter rescue services.

Indonesia: a fire in an overcrowded prison made at least 41 dead

 Indonesia: a fire in an overcrowded prison made at least 41 dead © Fajrin Raharjo of the relatives of the fires of the fire cry in the Tangerang prison, in Indonesia, on September 8, 2021 a fire that has triggered In the middle of the night in an overcrowded Indonesian prison of the Jakarta region made at least 41 deaths and dozens wounded, police announced Wednesday.

"We talk about a fire of unusual power and strength compared to the fires we are used to see," explained at a press conference a firefighting service manager, Alejandro Garcia, to justify these decisions.

Un hélicoptère largue de l'eau sur un incendie à Estepona, dans la région de Malaga, le 9 septembre 2021 en Espagne © Jorge Guerrero a helicopter drop water on a fire in Estepona, in the Malaga region, on September 9, 2021 in Spain

in total, more than 2,000 people were evacuated because of this fire, in which a 44-year-old firefighter found death on Thursday.


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More than 600 professionals are deployed to combat the disaster and help the inhabitants, according to the regional government. Andalusia. The latter are supported by bomber aircraft and many helicopters.

According to "the temporary figures obtained by the copernicus satellite of the European Commission", the flames would have already ravaged "an area superior to 6,000 hectares", said the Ministry of the ecological transition in a statement.

According to the department, the fight against this fire is made difficult by the "peculiarities of the land", characterized by steep slopes, but also by "adverse weather conditions".

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California to Siberia, the fires of the summer caused a record of CO2 .
© Ivan Nikiforov Firefighters fight against the flames near the village of Kyouorelyakh, Siberia, August 5th. This is the double punishment. Not only have thousands of hectares of nature have gone in smoke this summer around the planet, but these fires have provoked record CO2 emissions in July and August. It is the verdict presented on Tuesday by the European Earth Observation Observation Service, pointing the responsibility for global warming.

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