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A firefighter takes off her gloves after fighting a wildfire in... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Fire - Natural Phenomenon,Firefighter,Forest Fire,Horizontal,Portugal,Rescue WorkerPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA firefighter takes off her gloves after fighting a wildfire in Caramulo, central Portugal, on August 30, 2013. Firefighters battled wildfires on August 30 in Portugal where they have claimed five lives and tamed another major blaze in northern Spain, officials said. In Portugal, some 1,400 firefighters backed by Spanish and French aircraft were battling a series of fires that have ravaged thousands of hectares of forest in the north and centre of the country. AFP PHOTO/ PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA (Photo credit should read PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP/Getty Images)