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Wildfires raging in Amazon rainforest 'hit record numbers'

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Published on August 21, 2019 - Duration: 00:48s

Wildfires raging in Amazon rainforest 'hit record numbers'

Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil's space research centre INPE, as concerns grow over right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro's environmental policy.

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