World Forest fires in Turkey and Greece, houses threatened

10:38  29 july  2021
10:38  29 july  2021 Source:   fr.euronews.com

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Firefighters fight against fires that declared themselves on Wednesday afternoon in southern Turkey, near the tourist area of ​​Antalya, and in Greece, in Peloponnese. View on Euronews

Officiers de police et habitants observant l'avancée d'un incendie près de Manavgat, Antalya, Turquie, 28 juillet 2021 © Arif Kaplan / IHA police officers and inhabitants observing the advance of a fire near Manavgat, Antalya, Turkey, July 28, 2021

The south of Turkey has been prey to the flames since yesterday. Wednesday afternoon, a fire expressed himself in a forest of Manavgat, about 80 kilometers east of the tourist town of Antalya. And he quickly reached inhabited areas. Attached by violent winds, he ravaged houses in Kalemler District.

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62 people, mostly people, have been affected by fumes. Three of them were hospitalized for burns.

Faced with the progression of the fires, the Turkish authorities had to evacuate the houses of four parts of Manavgat.

A total of 19 water bomber helicopters and more than 30 fire-fighting vehicles have been mobilized. 400 firefighters still fight against several firebanks.

There were four fire departures in an area of ​​about 1,500 hectares, but we do not know the cause.

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in Greece Also, fires mobilize the authorities, especially in the region of Peloponnese.

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After the forest fire on Mont Penteli near Athens, the village of Drosia had to be evacuated by the firefighters. The fire had also declared yesterday, in the afternoon.

According to some sources, the firefront is in a ravine, but the winds that blow in the region attract the flames and complicate the task of firefighters.

16 fire trucks, and a hundred fire soldiers are assisted by five aircraft and two water bomber helicopters to fight the fire.

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It is accused of burning foliage near its hives in Stamata, from which the fire left, according to the Greek Ministry of Civil Protection.

Four other people had been arrested on Tuesday as part of the investigation, before being quickly released by the Greek police.

The fire was triggered on Tuesday in the locality of Stamata, about thirty kilometers from Athens, before spreading to the municipalities of Dionysos and Rodopoli, in a pine forest of Mont Penteli, without a victim.

The fire was "under control" Wednesday, according to Greek firefighters.

Mediterranean: Greece still prey to the flames .
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