The Canadian province of Alberta has declared a state of emergency as the wildfire rages unabated. Firefighters have so far managed to keep the fire out of the city's center. Still, many homes have been affected
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has condemned the non-fatal stabbing of a policeman in Edmonton on Saturday as a "terrorist attack." Police said they found a flag of the "Islamic State" at the scene.
Officials fear the massive fire could double in size by the end of Saturday as they continue to evacuate residents. Fire has engulfed tens of thousands of hectares and destroyed thousands of structures.
The Canadian province of British Columbia has evacuated thousands of people as dry weather continues to fuel blazes, with 138 new fires starting in the last days. They are believed to be the worst wildfires in a decade.
A state of emergency has been declared in the Canadian province of Alberta as firefighters continue to battle raging wildfires. Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated from the northern city of Fort McMurray.
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