Drought continues in the US

Now the extreme temperatures have spread to western parts of the country

    Record-breaking drought continues to grip much of the US, and now the extreme heat has spread westwards.

    The drought has already had a severe impact on the harvest, and food prices are expected to reach record highs.

    Wildfires are now raging across many western States, and the heatwave continues.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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