Fire razes peatland in Indonesia's Sumatra

24 June 2023
2023-06-24 15:42

Fire has razed at least 21 hectares of land in Indonesia's Sumatra island, mostly peatland. The burning in Aceh province causes thick smoke, triggering fears of unhealthy haze in nearby areas. Indonesia braces of more forest and peatland fire in the coming weeks as El Nino is reaching the region. 

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