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Firefighters make progress, bring some Quebec wildfires under control

By Rod Nickel, Reuters   

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June 11, 2023, Quebec – The number of wildfires raging out of control across Quebec dropped on Sunday as firefighters in the Canadian province gained the upper hand in some areas, a provincial minister said on Sunday. Quebec Natural Resources Minister Maite Blanchette Vezina said told reporters that the number of out-of-control fires in the eastern province dropped to 44 from 72 on Saturday, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp reported. Reuters reports. | READ MORE

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