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LY: 416.60 ppm
AP 2021-07-22
EXPLAINER: What is fueling Russia's 'unprecedented' fires?

MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of wildfires engulf broad expanses of Russia each year, destroying forests and shrouding territories in acrid smoke. Northeastern Siberia has experienced particularly massive fires this summer amid record-setting heat.