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July 26, 2018. A wildfire at Alvdalen field in Sarna, central Sweden. Several forest fires have been raging in Sweden as a result of hot and dry weather. (Photo: © Maja Suslin/TT via AP, 2018.) This photo is licensed, do not copy or download.

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