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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(London: Dana Lewis) Wildfires around Sydney, Australia, coming closer to the city featured; details given of suspicion that many of the fires were set by arsonists and the evacuation of homes in suburbs around Sydney; scenes shown of "the Black Christmas" fires and local residents trying to protect their homes. [Sydney RESIDENT - says she was told to evacuate.] [New South Wales fire chief Phil KOPERBERG - says the smoke makes flying and fighting the fires difficult.] [RESIDENT - says nothing is left of her home.]
- Lewis, Dana;
- Williams, Brian
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