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International firefighter departures leave provinces worrying about shortages as fire risk escalates

By Mike Hager, The Globe and Mail   

Headlines News Emergency & disaster management firefighters

Aug. 16, 2023, Canada – Hundreds of international firefighters are leaving as their contracts expire and as blazes in their own countries require their attention, but a surging wildfire emergency in Canada means at least one province and one territory are urgently requesting more reinforcements. The Globe and Mail reports. | READ MORE

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