Best of News


Indonesian firefighters put out massive fire engulfing former... News PhotoAceh,Changing Form,District,Environmental Issues,Firefighter,Forest,Former,Horizontal,Indonesia,Large,Moving Activity,Outdoors,Plantation,Tree FarmPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPIndonesian firefighters put out massive fire engulfing former peatland forest converted into palm oil plantation in Aceh Jaya district in Indonesia's Aceh province on February 16, 2014. Indonesia, an archipelago of 17,000 islands, is one of the world's biggest carbon emitters because of rampant deforestation. US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Indonesia on February 15, 2014 to highlight concerns over climate change, after agreeing with China to boost joint efforts to fight global warming, as China and the United States are the world's two largest emitters of greenhouse gases blamed for global warming, accounting for some 40 percent of total planetary emissions. AFP PHOTO / CHAIDEER MAHYUDDIN (Photo credit should read CHAIDEER MAHYUDDIN/AFP/Getty Images)