Portuguese firefighters use helicopters to tackle wildfire near Coimbra
COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv
Firefighters on Monday used helicopters to tame a wildfire in the forests near the city of Coimbra in central Portugal. Hundreds of firefighters were deployed to the scene to contain the flames, while several planes carried water to pour it on the fire. Wildfires started in central Portugal in mid-June and have claimed over 60 lives.