Strong wildfires continue to region Portugal on Thursday. At least 15100 people are battling around thirty major fires in the north where strong winds are fanning the flames. About 45000. Acres of forest have been consumed since the beginning of August. In Florida local farmers are dousing the fires themselves. Firefighters never arrived and the farmers need desperately to save their crops. So I -- Can -- on. Everything -- absolutely everything anything yesterday it was remains firm that parents. You're gonna finish the rose from the irrigation and -- on the -- firefighters have shown up. They ask for help from -- quite pleased to decide to hand and nobody has come to hope that he can see Austin and in thinking and thinking. Two firefighters have died battling fires so far. Civil protection officials said a small team of firefighters had to be evacuated on Tuesday. When they were surrounded by flames after a sudden switch in the direction of the wind. Firefighters and farmers alike are working hard to stop the blaze but many fear that they are fighting a losing battle. Travis record Reuters.
Aug 12 - Wildfires continue to burn in Portugal as residents desperately try to save their land. ( Transcript )
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