Steppe fire started in Mongolia now completely extinguished

On the night of April 18, a steppe fire fire that started in eastern Mongolian province of Sukhbaatar spread to China. The fire developed rapidly after nightfall. By 11:30 a.m. on April 19, all open fires on the Mongolian steppe had been extinguished, according to the provincial emergency management department.

Watch this video from Weather China, the China Meteorological Administration's online weather service, to find out more.

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