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Australia's New South Wales declares state of emergency amid bushfires

11 November 2019 15:51

CANBERRA. KAZINFORM - The government of the state of New South Wales, the region most affected by bushfires raging in eastern Australia, declared on Monday a state of emergency ahead of dangerous weather conditions that could worsen the blazes.

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejilkian attributed the seven-day measure to the need to save lives in the face of the flames that have razed more than 150 houses.

Source: EFE

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