Forest fires in China

A forest fire broke out in the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan.

With a forest fire in the southwest of China, 1.2 thousand people are fighting. About 1,200 employees of the local military, forestry and people’s police were sent to fight the fire element.

As reported in the administration of the city of Dali, the fire broke out in Yunlan village around 11:00 local time.

A few days earlier, a fire broke out in the village of Wanqiao in Dali. About 10 hectares of forest were burnt. During the day the firemen coped with the fire.