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TWO INDONESIAN CHILDREN HELP THEIR FATHER TO CONTROL FIRES ON THEIR LAND NEAR DUMAI.
INDONESIA-SMOG:DUMAI,INDONESIA,23JUL00-Two Indonesian children feel the heat after helping to control the spread of fire at their land near Dumai, around 200 km east of Pekanbaru, the capital city of Riau province on the island of Sumatra July 23. The fire is a result of their father using slash and burn techniques on his land. Indonesia said on Friday it would support discussion of the region's recent smog woes triggered by fires on Sumatra, at a meeting of Southeast Asian foreign ministers next week.