Australian Prime Minister regrets fire handling as food is airdropped to wildlife

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(WEHT)- Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison says he will propose a national review to study how the government should handle situations like the bushfires that have claimed more than two dozen lives and countless numbers of wildlife in his country.

Morrison faced heavy criticism for his government’s initial response to the crisis. Elsewhere in Australia, officials are airdropping thousands of pounds of food, including sweet potatoes and carrots to wildlife.

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(This story was originally published on January 12, 2020)

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