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Drought brings wildfires to Brazil

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A firefighter walks through a burnt area after a fire in a rural area of Brazil, Sept. 3, 2012. Drought, high temperatures and low humidity have caused fires to start in several places of Brazil, according to officials.

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Firefighters gather during efforts to extinguish a fire in rural Brazil, Sept. 3.

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A man leads his horses away as firefighters try to extinguish a fire in rural Brazil, Sept. 3.

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A plane drops fire retardant in rural Brazil, Sept. 3.

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A Southern Crested Caracara stands on burnt farmland after a fire in rural Brazil, Sept. 3.

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