Algeria's Forest Fires Death Toll Rises to 65

Published August 11th, 2021 - 10:59 GMT
forest fires continue in Algeria
Wildfires fanned by blistering temperatures and tinder-dry conditions have killed at least seven people in Algeria, the interior minister said, adding the fires had criminal origins. (Photo by Ryad KRAMDI / AFP)
forest fires broke in several states in Algeria.

At least 65 people so far were killed in forest fires that broke in Algeria, local media revealed on Wednesday.

According to reports, 28 soldiers and 37 civilians were killed as most deaths believed in Tizi Ouzou province which is one if the largest cities in the country.

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