MAP OF THE DAY: No End In Sight For Market-Shaking Russian Wildfires

Russia’s worst heatwave and drought in memory has devastated agriculture, causing that a wheat export ban that spiked the commodity market. And it’s not going anywhere. Meteorologists say the temperature won’t drop below 97° Fahrenheit for at least a week.

Meanwhile those wildfires are spreading madly, approaching Chernobyl nuclear waste and Moscow. Here’s a look at western Russia from FIRMS (via Zerohedge):

See also: Photos Of Smoke-Filled Moscow –>


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