Australia's rain relief from bushfires to end; hot weather likely this week

A recent respite for Australian firefighters that brought rains and cooler weather is set to end, meteorologists warned on Monday, with hot conditions forecast for later this week raising a risk that blazes may start spreading again.

Australia experiences regular bushfires over summer, but this season's fires began early and have claimed 33 lives in the past four months, killed millions of animals and charred an area nearly the size of Greece. More than a week of solid rain in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland, the.....

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