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Thousands evacuated in French Riviera as wildfires break out along the coast

  • Some 10,000 people were evacuated along France’s Riviera coast as wildfires spread overnight, Reuters reported on Wednesday. Of those evacuated, 3,000 were staying in campsites in the popular tourist area.
  • Late summer is a popular vacation time in France, and many French citizens take their holidays in late July and early August, CNN reported on Wednesday.
  • According to CNN, thousands had to be evacuated from the village of Bormes-les-Mimosas late Tuesday into early Wednesday as the fires threatened the area. Read more (7/26/17)

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