Firefighters surrounded by forest fire

En arméhelikopter som satts in för att bekämpa en brand i Elbe-Elster i Tyskland fyller på vatten.
An army helicopter deployed to fight a fire in Elbe-Elster, Germany, is filling up with water.

Several firefighters were surrounded by the fire during the fight against an extensive forest fire in eastern Germany. All were rescued, but four suffered minor damage, according to local authorities.

The fire broke out on Sunday in the national park of Saxon Switzerland, near the border with the Czech Republic, due to …