Firefighters Face More Forest Blazes Across Northern Portugal

Portuguese firefighters are facing more forest fires in the north of the country, Portugal’s Civil Protection Authority said today on its website.

The 11 blazes that were listed as burning for more than two hours or drawing more firefighting equipment were located in the districts of Braganca, Guarda, Porto, Viana do Castelo, Vila Real and Viseu.

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