Santiago de Chile, Mar 4 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean government extended for another 30 days the state of catastrophe for the central-southern regions affected by forest fires, which today are under control thanks to the efforts of national and foreign brigades.
Santiago de Chile, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The death toll from the forest fires that have been affecting central-southern Chile since the beginning of the month increased to 26, the National Service for Disaster Prevention and Response (Senapred) reported.
Seoul, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The South Korean government will provide humanitarian help worth 100,000 dollars to Chile, hit by huge forest fires, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced today in the capital.
Santiago de Chile, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Firefighters from several countries continue battling against forest fires in the center-south of Chile, mainly in the regions of Biobio, Ñuble, and Araucania, where there are still 260 active sources, 77 of which the firefighters are trying to put out.
Santiago de Chile, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) A total of 53 forest fires remain active today in central-southern Chile, where the flames have devoured 434,000 hectares, according to the latest balance of the National Service for Disaster Prevention and Response (Senapred). According to Senapred, another 143 outbreaks have been controlled and 13 have been extinguished.
Paris, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) About 1,000 firefighters on Friday maintain the fight against forest fires in the southwestern French department of Gironde, where the flames have burnt 7,300 hectares of pine trees since Tuesday.