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Africa: Unfortunately, the Amazon Isn’t the Only Forest Fire Story


[Thomson Reuters Foundation] The damage from fires burning across the Amazon in recent days has made global headlines. A complex combination of a changing climate, policies and conversion of scrub and trees to agricultural land has turned the world’s largest tract of tropical forest into a tinderbox.

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