A German firefighter takes a break as he helps to extinguish a forest fire during a heatwave. Photo: Reuters
A German firefighter takes a break as he helps to extinguish a forest fire during a heatwave. Photo: Reuters
Germany

More than 800 firefighters battling blaze in German national park, another in Berlin forest

  • ‘The high temperatures around 30 degrees Celsius make the number [of workers] necessary because it is a very intensive physical operation’ an official said
  • In Germany’s capital another fire broke out at a site where some 30 tonnes of military equipment had been stored, including munitions left over from WWII

A German firefighter takes a break as he helps to extinguish a forest fire during a heatwave. Photo: Reuters
A German firefighter takes a break as he helps to extinguish a forest fire during a heatwave. Photo: Reuters
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