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Sweden faces 'extreme' risk of even more wildfires

Firefighters near Ljusdal, Sweden. Photo: Mats Andersson/TT

Published: 23.Jul.2018 14:56 hrs

Sweden is facing an "extreme" risk of more wildfires in coming days, authorities warned on Monday.

The civil protection agency MSB counted 27 active fires across Sweden on Monday, half the previous day’s number.

But at least four of the fires had not been brought under control, MSB said, and weather conditions were stacked against firefighters.

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