Firefighters battle new wildfires across Spain

STORY: Valencia's fire brigade worked at a wildfire in the town of Calles which started in a composting plant on Monday (July 25) and was still active on Tuesday with 197 firefighters, 17 vehicles and two drones tackling the fire.

Footage from Monday (July 25) night showed Spain's Emergency Military Unit (UME) firefighters trying to extinguish huge blazes beside a main road in Humanes, in the Castile-La Mancha region

Spain has experienced two heatwaves since the summer began and, according to government figures, to July 17, 192,742 acres have burned, the worst in a decade.

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