Worst wildfire in Greece – in Attica, near Athens

The worst wildfire in over a decade  devoured a small resort town near Athens on the 23rd July afternoon.  74 people died and  200 were injured.  Hundreds of people ran to the beaches and into the sea.

image source – https://www.reuters.com/article/us-greece-wildfire-blowtorch/greeces-deadly-fire-a-blowtorch-no-one-could-stop-idUSKBN1KF2RL

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jul/23/greeks-urged-to-leave-homes-as-wildfires-spread-near-athens

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