A blanket of smog covers Moscow

A blanket of smog covers Moscow

04 August 2010 05:00 UTC

A blanket of smog covers Moscow
A blanket of smog covers Moscow

A blanket of smog covers Moscow, caused by nearby peat bog fires to the south and east of the city.

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22 October 2020

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04 August 2010

Temperatures in the area are forecast to reach up to 38 °C (100 °F) over the course of the week as Russia battles numerous wildfires during the worst heat wave recorded by the country.

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