澳洲大火升至「全新水平」

澳洲總理莫里森就當地山火最新情況召開記者會,表示災難已經升級至一個「全新水平」,宣布將部署3000名軍人、循海、陸、空三方,加強應對持續的大火,又是是記憶中軍隊歷來最大一次的動員。

莫里森宣布,撥款2000萬澳元,從外國租借4架水上轟炸機,投入救援。

氣象部門預測,澳洲東南部今日的氣溫,會升至攝氏40度以上,並會有強風,可能令山火情況繼續惡化。當局警告是「危險的一日」,呼籲數以萬計民眾撤離。海軍軍艦早前由維多利亞州度假勝地馬拉庫塔,疏散約1000名遊客及居民,他們已經抵達了莫寧頓半島。

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