• Turkey: Qatari, Azerbaijani aircraft join wildfire fight

    9 days ago - By WGN TV

    ANKARA, Turkey - Water-dropping aircraft from Azerbaijan and Qatar on Friday joined the fight against a wind-stoked wildfire that burned for a fourth day near a popular resort in southwestern Turkey.
    Turkey's forestry minister, meanwhile, said the fire may be close to being contained but the wind still poses a risk.
    The fire erupted Tuesday in the Bordubet region, near Marmaris on the Aegean Sea coast, and spread rapidly, blackening swaths of pine forest and driving hundreds of people from their homes.
    At least 29 people were affected by the blaze and 12 of them were taken to hospitals for...
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  • Turkey: Qatari, Azerbaijani aircraft join wildfire fight

    9 days ago - By ABC News

    Water-dropping aircraft from Azerbaijan and Qatar have joined the fight against a wind-stoked wildfire that is burning for a fourth day near a popular resort in southwestern Turkey
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