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    • Pssst!
    • 03.12.10 | 05:06 (IST)

    That adequate capabilities for fighting forest fires would be somewhat of a priority. Letting them burn, or just trying to minimize them with local firefighter equipment - one would think - would be unthinkable. And excuse me for pointing out the obvious, but there should be a national fund to provide monies for fighting forest fires, or any other disaster/contingency, that is readily available for immediate release by the government when the situation warrants.

    from the article: Call the Carmel fire murder
    First published 02:25 03.12.10 | Last updated 02:25 03.12.10
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