Spain says huge wildfire under control after 7 days

Spain says huge wildfire under control after 7 days

A huge wildfire in southern Spain has been brought under control after it raged for seven days, killing a firefighter and forcing 2,600 people from their homes, regional officials said Tuesday.

Rain helps fight against ‘monster’ wildfire in Spain

Rain helps fight against ‘monster’ wildfire in Spain

Firefighter dies battling southern Spain wildfire

Firefighter dies battling southern Spain wildfire

800 people evacuated as wildfire rips through Spain’s Malaga province

800 people evacuated as wildfire rips through Spain’s Malaga province

One dead, 18 injured in blaze at old people’s home in southern Spain

One dead, 18 injured in blaze at old people’s home in southern Spain

In Pictures: Brits lose homes as fire rips through Spanish holiday park

In Pictures: Brits lose homes as fire rips through Spanish holiday park

UPDATE: Alicante airport set to reopen on Thursday after fire grounds flights

UPDATE: Alicante airport set to reopen on Thursday after fire grounds flights

Dead fish wash up in river in Spain after waste plant fire

Dead fish wash up in river in Spain after waste plant fire

‘Stay indoors’: Smoke warning as huge blaze rips through industrial waste plant near Barcelona

‘Stay indoors’: Smoke warning as huge blaze rips through industrial waste plant near Barcelona

Residents return home as Gran Canaria blaze weakens

Residents return home as Gran Canaria blaze weakens

‘It’s unstoppable’: What you need to know about the Gran Canaria wildfire

‘It’s unstoppable’: What you need to know about the Gran Canaria wildfire

WATCH: Firefighters contain blaze on Gran Canaria

WATCH: Firefighters contain blaze on Gran Canaria

IN PICS: Wildfire rages in Galicia after spark from high-voltage power line

IN PICS: Wildfire rages in Galicia after spark from high-voltage power line

Wildfires rage across northern Spain in Asturias, Cantabria and Basque Country

Wildfires rage across northern Spain in Asturias, Cantabria and Basque Country

Firefighters battle hundreds of blazes set deliberately in northern Spain

Firefighters battle hundreds of blazes set deliberately in northern Spain

Four die and baby critical in two separate fires in Catalonia

Four die and baby critical in two separate fires in Catalonia

Firefighters bring wildfire near natural park near Tarifa under control

Firefighters bring wildfire near natural park near Tarifa under control

Spain rushes to Portugal’s aid as forest fires rage

Spain rushes to Portugal’s aid as forest fires rage

Wildfires are raging in the Mediterranean. What can we learn?

Wildfires are raging in the Mediterranean. What can we learn?

Hundreds flee as fire spreads at Spanish nature reserve

Hundreds flee as fire spreads at Spanish nature reserve

Spain dispatches help to Portugal after deadly forest fire

Spain dispatches help to Portugal after deadly forest fire

At least 30 injured in warehouse blast in south of Madrid

At least 30 injured in warehouse blast in south of Madrid

Teenager arrested over death of two girls and a man in cave fire

Teenager arrested over death of two girls and a man in cave fire

IN PICS: Wildfire rages in Ibiza

IN PICS: Wildfire rages in Ibiza

VIDEO: Explosion at chemical works near Valencia

VIDEO: Explosion at chemical works near Valencia

In pics: Devastation caused by Costa Blanca wildfires

In pics: Devastation caused by Costa Blanca wildfires

September heatwave: Alerts for 32 provinces across Spain

September heatwave: Alerts for 32 provinces across Spain

What we know about the Costa Blanca wildfires

What we know about the Costa Blanca wildfires

Police hunt for Costa Blanca fire starters

Police hunt for Costa Blanca fire starters

Spain swelters as September heatwave continues

Spain swelters as September heatwave continues

Forest fires threaten Costa Blanca resort of Jávea

Forest fires threaten Costa Blanca resort of Jávea

German Canaries blaze suspect remanded

German Canaries blaze suspect remanded

More than 2,500 forced from homes in La Palma wildfire

More than 2,500 forced from homes in La Palma wildfire

German firestarter blames blaze on ‘toilet paper mishap’

German firestarter blames blaze on ‘toilet paper mishap’

Hundreds evacuated as forest fire rages on Canary Island

Hundreds evacuated as forest fire rages on Canary Island

Brother and sister die in Barcelona apartment blaze

Brother and sister die in Barcelona apartment blaze

Wildfire forces evacuation of hospital in eastern Spain

Wildfire forces evacuation of hospital in eastern Spain

Ten more days needed to put out Spanish tyre fire: officials

Ten more days needed to put out Spanish tyre fire: officials

Video captures one homeless man setting another on fire as he sleeps

Video captures one homeless man setting another on fire as he sleeps

Rain in Spain finally comes to the rescue in battle against wildfires

Rain in Spain finally comes to the rescue in battle against wildfires

Spain sends out water-dropping planes in bid to control wildfires

Spain sends out water-dropping planes in bid to control wildfires

Wildfires rage across northern Spain closing roads and railway

Wildfires rage across northern Spain closing roads and railway

Wildfire rages in Galicia destroying more than 2,000 hectares of forest

Wildfire rages in Galicia destroying more than 2,000 hectares of forest

Spain wildfire forces more evacuations

Spain wildfire forces more evacuations

Wildfires force hundreds out of homes in Spain

Wildfires force hundreds out of homes in Spain

Eight dead in retirement home blaze in Spain

Eight dead in retirement home blaze in Spain

San Juan: The morning after the night before

San Juan: The morning after the night before

Tourist couple die in Mallorcan boat tragedy

Tourist couple die in Mallorcan boat tragedy

Evacuation as ferry catches fire off Valencia

Evacuation as ferry catches fire off Valencia

All clear given over Catalan toxic cloud

All clear given over Catalan toxic cloud

Massive fire wipes out Spanish food factory

Massive fire wipes out Spanish food factory

Andalusia: fire claims three family members

Andalusia: fire claims three family members

1,400 evacuated as forest fires rage in Alicante

1,400 evacuated as forest fires rage in Alicante

Spanish mayor charged with setting town on fire

Spanish mayor charged with setting town on fire

Fire tragedy claims four young siblings

Fire tragedy claims four young siblings

House fire kills six family members in Spain

House fire kills six family members in Spain

VIDEO: Luxury ski resort burns to the ground

VIDEO: Luxury ski resort burns to the ground

Firefighters control massive Galicia blaze

Firefighters control massive Galicia blaze

Galicia blaze sends residents fleeing

Galicia blaze sends residents fleeing

Firefighters battle wild blazes across Spain

Firefighters battle wild blazes across Spain

Three-quarters of Spain ‘at extreme risk’ of fires

Three-quarters of Spain ‘at extreme risk’ of fires

Majorca forest fire forces 200 to flee

Majorca forest fire forces 200 to flee

Pyromaniac policeman caught by colleagues

Pyromaniac policeman caught by colleagues

Tourists’ lantern lapse sparks Spanish fire

Tourists’ lantern lapse sparks Spanish fire

Barbecue buddies face Majorca blaze charges

Barbecue buddies face Majorca blaze charges

North American wildfires send smoke over Spain

North American wildfires send smoke over Spain