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>> An emergency warning was issued for suburbs of Australia's largest city on Sunday. As an out of control bush fire raged across parts of Sydney. Unseasonably warm weather has fanned the flames and police have begun an investigation into how the blaze was lit. Around 500 firefighters have been tackling the blaze that started on Saturday trying to save homes in the city's Southwestern suburbs.
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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull spoke to the media and praised the work of firefighters.>> We have to deal with the the worst that mother nature can throw at us. And the worst Australians are presented with by nature, the better it brings out the Australian spirit.>> Local TV reported the fire had already destroyed a large area of bush land in the Holsworthy area of Sydney.
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No homes or lives have been lost to the fire so far.