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200 soldiers mobilized to help fight wildfires in Western US

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BOISE, Idaho — Officials with the National Interagency Fire Center say about 200 active duty U.S. Army soldiers are being mobilized to help fight wildfires across the Western United States. It’s the first active-duty mobilization for wildfire support since 2018. More than 5,900 square miles (15280 square kilometers) have burned so far this year, and […]