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Forest fire risk for Indonesia's orangutans

There are fears for the safety hundreds of vulnerable orangutans in Indonesia, as forest fires continue to rage across the country.

Conservationists are trying to move them to safety.

Indonesia's president has asked for international assistance to put out the fires that have sent a thick haze over the region.

Ben Bland reports.

  • 10 Oct 2015
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