'Uncharted territory' as bushfires rage across Australia's east
Friday, 8 November 2019 Sydney (AFP) Nov 8, 2019
Australian firefighters warned they were in "uncharted territory" as they struggled to contain dozens of out-of-control bushfires across the east of the country on Friday. Around a hundred blazes pockmarked the New South Wales and Queensland countryside, around 19 of them dangerous and uncontained. "We have never seen this many fires concurrently at emergency warning level," New South Wa
Strong winds stoked more than 100 fires across Australia's east coast on Tuesday, blanketing Sydney in hazardous smoke and prompting health warnings for the country's most populous city. Lauren Anthony..