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Sweden heatwave: fires and drought

A historic heatwave has sparked wildfires and drought across Sweden, even in the far north. You can find all The Local's articles about the latest developments in this section.
Mortality increased by 700 during Sweden's summer heatwave

Mortality increased by 700 during Sweden's summer heatwave

Around 700 more people than usual died during the peak of Sweden’s record-breaking summer heat, the National Health Agency said on Thursday.