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Canadian Officials Say Wildfire Conditions 'Extreme'

Entire communities continue to evacuate to escape the raging wildfires sweeping through the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, in Alberta, Canada. The Alberta government declared a state of emergency and ordered residents to evacuate the communities of Anzac, Gregoire Lake Estates, Mackenzie County and Fort McMurray First Nation, an aboriginal reservation. By Wednesday the wildfires had forced more than 80,000 people to flee their homes.   A massive mobilization operation is...

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