Australia Fires: 20 of 25 Deaths, 2,000 Homes Razed or Damaged in New South Wales

The blazes that continue to ravage swathes of Australia, described as “apocalyptic,” had reportedly killed a total of 25 people as of Tuesday, including 20 in the worst-affected area of New South Wales (NSW) where the still-burning fires have razed or damaged more than 2,000 homes.