Foreign air forces withdraw from Kras fire site

Kostanjevica na Krasu, 25 July - All foreign air force units that have been helping fighting the huge wildfire in the western region of Kras for over a week, have withdrawn after the blaze was brought under control on Sunday. 240 firefighters remain on the ground monitoring the site for potential rekindling of the fire and cleaning up and watering the edges of the site of burning.

A Croatian Canadiar drops water on the Kras fire site.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA
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