Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has said he might send the military to battle the massive blazes engulfing the Amazon amid an international outcry.
As global concerns rise over raging fires in the Amazon, Brazil’s government has complained that it is being targeted in smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bolsonaro is not doing enough to curb widespread deforestation.
The wind has dropped in the Canary Islands, allowing firefighters to make progress against Spain’s biggest wildfire so far this year, raising hopes it might be contained within two days and evacuated residents may soon be able to return.
An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands that is throwing flames 160 feet into the air has forced emergency services to evacuate more than 9,000 people from Gran Canaria.
The owners of a north-east estate issued a warning over the threat posed by wildfires after two broke out on its land.
A wildfire warning has been issued for the whole of Scotland.
A major wildfire in Scotland could be one of the largest seen in the UK for years, according to firefighters.
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl took food to firefighters who are continuing to tackle deadly blazes in California.
Fire crews were once again called to an Aberdeen nature reserve following a wildfire.
Fire crews have been called back to a north-east nature reserve, after a gorse fire reignited.
Two large wildfires at an Aberdeen nature reserve are not believed to have been started deliberately, firefighters said today.
Fire crews were called out to battle a massive blaze at a city nature reserve – for the third day running.
More than 50 firefighters spent six hours battling a blaze at a north-east beauty spot – and then had to return when it started again hours later.
Firefighters are dealing with two separate wildfires in an Aberdeen field.
Fire crews have been called to a wildfire at an Aberdeen golf club.
Firefighters are tackling two wildfires that have broken out in the north-east.
Two bears who were badly injured in the California wildfires last year have been returned to the wild after vets used fish skin to heal third-degree burns on their paws.
NASA has released images showing the wildfires sweeping across California from above.
Wildfires in California have left at least 17 dead and 180 injured and destroyed more than 2,000 homes and businesses as families and friends scramble to search for their loved ones.
A wildfire on the outskirts of Aberdeen that took more than 30 firefighters around eight hours to tackle is not believed to be suspicious.
Almost 40 firefighters battled a wildfire near a North-east town.
Around 26 people have been evacuated from a North-east caravan park after a fire broke out nearby.
New wildfires have erupted near Los Angeles, forcing people from their suburban homes as an intense heatwave stretching from the West Coast to New Mexico blistered the region.
A five-kilometre wide wildfire has consumed more than 1,400 acres of land across the Arizona and California state border.