Italy wildfires force evacuations, cause disruption

An anti-fire Canadair airplane flies over fires on the Vesuvius Volcano area near Naples, Italy, Thursday, July 13, 2017. Wildfires that have consumed vast swaths of southern Italy and forced the evacuation of hundreds of holidaymakers on Thursday claimed the lives of two pensioners trying to defend their property. (Ciro Fusco/ANSA via AP)





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