The world's most catastrophic wildfires
Major fires are sweeping through Australia
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Blazes have been raging throughout Australia, with devastating consequences. Warnings have been put out, with air pollution severely affecting major cities. Since spring, six people have died in wildfires which have destroyed more than 3.7 million hectares throughout the country.
Every year, countries all around the world have to battle the inferno that is a wildfire. Click through the following gallery to learn more about the most catastrophic fires in recent history.
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