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Drought conditions cause the Dutch government to ban campfires and outdoor smoking in response to wildfires

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A transport helicopter combats a fire at Fochteloerveen in Drenthe Bovensmilde on April 25, 2011. The Dutch banned barbecues, campfires and outdoor smoking this Easter, and the Swiss are forecasting potentially the worst drought in Europe for more than a century.

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A firefighter works the fire at Fochteloerveen in Drenthe Bovensmilde.