Wildfires rage in France, thousands evacuated from homes
According to the report of a foreign news agency, a fire has once again broken out in the forests of France, which has engulfed thousands of acres.
According to American media, a fire broke out in the forests in the southwestern region of France on Wednesday, which immediately engulfed thousands of acres. At the same time, thousands of people were forced to migrate.
According to media reports, after the forest fire, the government immediately started efforts to control the fire, while the companies providing the services of firefighters have also been contacted in this regard.
In France, a drought and heat wave have hit the country hard since June, while two forest fires have also been reported.
According to media reports, the French government has 250,000 firefighters and 79% of them are volunteers, while currently, around 10,000 firefighters are serving to control forest fires.
10,000 residents of nearby villages were forced to leave their homes due to forest fires, while the highway passing through the forests has also been closed.
Officials say that the fire has completely destroyed 16 houses, but no casualties have been reported.