5 global efforts to tackle Australian bushfires

Firefighters attempt to extinguish a bushfire at the Windsor Downs Nature Reserve, near Sydney September 10, 2013. More than 550 firefighters are working on several bush fires across New South Wales (NSW) that have left one house destroyed and six firefighters injured, according to the NSW Rural Fire Services. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz (AUSTRALIA - Tags: DISASTER) - GM1E99A1BMB01

People and governments around the world are rallying to help Australia combat the raging fires. Image: REUTERS/Daniel Munoz

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