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Amazon wildfire

Still ablaze, this year's Arctic wildfires set new CO2 emission records

Siberia and the Arctic Circle are prone to large year-on-year temperature fluctuations, but persistence of this year's warm spell is unusual

03 Sep 2020 3:01 PM

Brazil's Pantanal, world's largest wetland, burns from above and below

Firefighters are battling forest fires across Brazil, but in Pantanal, it's the invisible fires beneath their feet they are worried about

30 Aug 2020 2:49 PM

After Brazil President, minister calls French first lady 'truly ugly'

Brazil and France have clashed in recent weeks over the handling of fires in the Amazon, the world's largest rainforest.

06 Sep 2019 9:29 AM

Brazil open to aid for Amazon fires, but will decide how it's used

The office for the French president declined to comment.

28 Aug 2019 2:35 PM

Brazil Prez 'working very hard' on Amazon fires: Donald Trump

Trump tweeted: 'Brazil President and his country have the full and complete support of the USA!'

28 Aug 2019 2:19 PM


Macron to withdraw 'insults' for Brazil to accept aid for Amazon fire: Bolsonaro

'First of all, Macron has to withdraw his insults. He called me a liar,' says Brazil President.

28 Aug 2019 12:52 PM

Amid outcry over Amazon blaze, NASA images put African forest fires in spotlight

The Congo Basin forest is often considered the 'second green lungs for the planet'.

27 Aug 2019 3:56 PM

'Use funds to reforest Europe': Brazil rejects G7 aid to fight Amazon fires

'We appreciate the offer, but maybe those resources are more relevant to reforest Europe,' Lorenzoni, chief of staff to Prez Bolsonaro said.

27 Aug 2019 9:57 AM