Wildfires sweep through southern California

Americans flee their homes as firefighters battle blazes in southern California.

    More than 900 firefighters are battling wildfires in southern California.

    A university and 2,000 homes have been evacuated.

    The biggest blaze started early on Thursday morning just outside Los Angeles - fuelled by strong Santa Anna winds.

    Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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