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Sweden: Forest fire expected to flare up again


The record-breaking forest-fire that devastated stretches of forest in Vastmanland, Sweden, is expected to flare up again, emergency services have warned.

"It's much hotter and the wind is starting to pick up," said Lars-Goran Uddholm, leader of the team fighting the fire, Local.se reported. About "20 houses are confirmed to have burnt down" Maja Geffen from the emergency services headquarters in Ramnas said.

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