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Shocking images, data show alarming scale of Brazil's Amazon wildfires

Credit: CTV News- Published on August 23, 2019
The ‘lungs of the planet’ are burning at a record rate. The smoke from thousands of wildfires in the Amazon rainforest has caused smoke plumes to spread millions of square kilometres, prompting renewed fears about the future of our planet.
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Published on August 23, 2019 -  01:04
Corbyn calls on Brazil to ‘act now’ over Amazon wildfires
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has written to the Prime Minister Boris Johnson urging pressure be put on Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro to tackle wildfires sweeping across the Amazon rainforest. Report by Chinnianl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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