There are "strong doubts" that the fires that have engulfed France are "the act of arsonists"

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The Minister of the Interior of France, Gérald Darmanand, expressed "great doubts that the fire that continued (in Gironde) was the work of arsonists", the correspondent of MIA reported.

"This morning there were eight fires, between 8.00:9.00 and XNUMX:XNUMX, which started a few hundred meters away, which is quite unusual," said the minister.

More than 1000 firefighters were mobilized in response to the fires in the region.

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