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43 Dead in Central Portugal Forest Fires

NYTimes.com Sunday, 18 June 2017 ()
Raging forest fires in central Portugal killed at least 43 people, many of them trapped in their cars as flames swept over a road, in what Prime Minister Antonio Costa on Sunday called "the biggest tragedy of human life that we have known in years."
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News video: Portugal areas scorched by forest fires 'look like warzone'

Portugal areas scorched by forest fires 'look like warzone' 02:02

At least 63 people have died - many of them in their cars while trying to flee – in a raging forest fire that has destroyed large swathes of land and many buildings in central Portugal.

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