Portuguese minister resigns over 106 wildfire deaths

In this picture taken July 12 2017, Portuguese Interior Minister Constanca Urbano de Sousa attends a parliament debate in Lisbon. De Sousa the Portuguese government minister in charge of emergency services has resigned after 106 people were killed in wildfires this year. The government said on its website on Wednesday Oct. 18, 2017, that Interior Minister Constanca Urbano de Sousa has tendered her resignation and that Prime Minister Antonio Costa has accepted it. . (AP Photo/Armando Franca)

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