California wildfires: Trump visits state’s deadliest wildfire

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US President Donald Trump has arrived in California to survey the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in the state’s history. The Camp Fire, in northern California, has killed at least 71 people. More than 1,000 people are reported to be missing, although officials say that figure could fluctuate.

Speaking in the town of Paradise, Mr Trump described the scene as “sad to see” and revisited his disputed claim poor forest management was to blame. Experts have pointed to the weather, climate change and population shifts as bigger causes of the wildfires.

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