Honduran Air Force Helicopters Fight 'Criminal' Wildfire in El Hatillo

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Helicopters from the Honduran Air Force, aided by the United States’ Joint Task Force Bravo, mobilized to fight a wildfire spreading in the forested area near El Hatillo, a small town near Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on March 30.

Firefighters reported the fire was under control as of 7:45 am local time. According to a statement from the National Police of Honduras, the government, along with the police, are investigating the cause of the fire as a criminal act and have offered a reward of 250,000 Honduran Lempiras for information leading to the capture of those responsible. Credit: COPECOHONDURAS via Storyful

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