Multiple people were killed in a house fire in Chestermere, Alberta, on Friday. Photo: The Canadian Press via AP Multiple people were killed in a house fire in Chestermere, Alberta, on Friday. Photo: The Canadian Press via AP
Multiple people were killed in a house fire in Chestermere, Alberta, on Friday. Photo: The Canadian Press via AP
Canada

Military on standby as Canada scrambles to quell wildfires ravaging towns

  • At least 152 fires were active in British Columbia, 89 of them sparked in the last two days
  • The heat has killed more than 700 people, with the government warning of a ‘long and challenging summer’ ahead

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Multiple people were killed in a house fire in Chestermere, Alberta, on Friday. Photo: The Canadian Press via AP Multiple people were killed in a house fire in Chestermere, Alberta, on Friday. Photo: The Canadian Press via AP
Multiple people were killed in a house fire in Chestermere, Alberta, on Friday. Photo: The Canadian Press via AP
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