a wildfire swept the coastal resort of Mati in July 2018

发布时间: 2019-09-06

a wildfire swept the coastal resort of Mati in July 2018,。

in case it is deemed necessary, ATHENS, about 40 kilometers east of Athens. Local authorities were set for the en masse evacuation of people, Governor of Attica Region Giorgos Patoulis added. Nea Makri and neighboring districts are part of the municipality of Marathon city. Another wildfire that broke out this summer had spread close to the starting point of the classic Marathon race. About three kilometers further along the race's route towards Athens, according to a Fire Brigade press announcement. There were suspicions of arson, while no injuries have been reported, Greek national news agency AMNA reported. About 100 firefighters, were trying to keep the flames away from residential zones。

assisted by water-dropping airplanes and helicopters after dawn, according to local officials. The blaze broke out in two fronts at a distance of half a kilometer in the early hours in a forested area and had spread across 1.5 kilometers by dawn, causing 102 deaths. It was the worst fire-linked tragedy in Greece in over a decade. The country suffers from wildfires every year, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- Greek firefighters were battling a wildfire which was raging on Thursday at Nea Makri coastal resort, Marathon Mayor Stergios Tsirkas told local media. There are testimonies regarding a person with suspicious behavior, mainly due to heatwaves and arson. 。