At present, some 60 forest fires are ravaging Sweden and the risk of further forest fires is “extremely high”, the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency says (MSB) says.
- Voice of Europe
It has even called for help from the EU, Swedish news outlet Fria Tider reports.
The risk of forest fires is “extremely high in large areas” of the country and therefore the MSB activated the EU’s so-called civil protection mechanism.
This means sending a…