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Pictures: Australia battles New South Wales bushfires

Images from the Australian state of New South Wales, where almost 60 wildfires are burning amid high temperatures and strong winds.
Fires are still spreading across the Australian state of New South Wales. Weather experts are warning that hot weather and strong winds will continue until at least Wednesday.
A New South Wales Rural Fire Service volunteer puts out a fire in Bell on 20 October 2013
Teams are faced with almost 60 fires in the area, at least 14 of them are uncontrolled. Officials fear three fires in the Blue Mountains area could merge into one huge fire front.
A New South Wales Rural Fire Service volunteer puts out a spot fire in Bell on 20 October 2013
A state of emergency has been declared, which means authorities have the power to force people to leave their homes.
Lyndon Dunlop stands behind his father as they inspect the damage to his grandparents' home in Winmalee on 21 October 2013
More than 200 homes have already been destroyed, mostly in the Blue Mountains area near Sydney.
A home and car destroyed by bushfire in Winmalee pictured on 21 October 2013
Extra firefighters have been brought in to help tackle the fires, which have come unusually early this year. Experts have blamed one of the warmest winters on record for creating especially dry conditions.
Melissa White assists her sister Christie Daschke at her home in Winmalee destroyed by bushfire on 21 October 2013