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Wildfires extinguished in central Portugal

An orange tree is seen after a forest fire at the village of Roda, Portugal, July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

An orange tree is seen after a forest fire at the village of Roda, Portugal, July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

An orange tree is seen after a forest fire at the village of Roda, Portugal, July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Firefighters drive through smoke from a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters drive through smoke from a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters drive through smoke from a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Carnigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Carnigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Carnigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Villagers help to put out a forest fire at the small village of Colos, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Villagers help to put out a forest fire at the small village of Colos, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Villagers help to put out a forest fire at the small village of Colos, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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The carcass of a wild boar is seen after a forest fire near the village of Carnigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

The carcass of a wild boar is seen after a forest fire near the village of Carnigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

The carcass of a wild boar is seen after a forest fire near the village of Carnigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A car burns near at the small village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A car burns near at the small village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A car burns near at the small village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Cardigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Cardigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Cardigos, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Firefighters help to put out a forest fire near the village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help to put out a forest fire near the village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help to put out a forest fire near the village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Roda, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Roda, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Roda, Portugal July 23, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A fire engine drives through smoke from a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A fire engine drives through smoke from a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A fire engine drives through smoke from a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A firefighter helps to put out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A firefighter helps to put out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A firefighter helps to put out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Firefighters help to put out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help to put out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help to put out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A woman gives cakes and beers to the villagers during a forest fire at the village of Colos, Portugal July 21, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A woman gives cakes and beers to the villagers during a forest fire at the village of Colos, Portugal July 21, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A woman gives cakes and beers to the villagers during a forest fire at the village of Colos, Portugal July 21, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Firefighters help put out a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22

Firefighters help put out a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22

Firefighters help put out a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22
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A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Firefighters help put out a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help put out a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help put out a forest fire near Macao, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Firefighters help to put out a forest fire near the village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help to put out a forest fire near the village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters help to put out a forest fire near the village of Vila de Rei, Portugal July 21. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Firefighters work on putting out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters work on putting out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Firefighters work on putting out a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Cardigos, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Cardigos, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Cardigos, Portugal July 22. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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