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Australian residents flee as wildfires continue to rage

Australia's south-east is still burning and emergency crews are battling more than 120 wildfires across the region.

Despite the efforts of fire fighters, 15 fires are still out of control and the blistering temperatures and high winds that make the fires so hard to contain are set to return.

Phil Mercer reports from Sydney

  • 11 Jan 2013
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