Large fire rages in the west athens – village evacuated

Large fire rages in the west athens – village evacuated
Athen, Griechenland - Rauchwolken über der griechischen Hauptstadt und ihrem Wahrzeichen Akropolis mit Parthenon-Tempel, ausgelöst durch ein Großfeuer in der Region Korinthia, am Donnerstag, 20. Mai 2021. Feuer in Korinthia *** Athens, Greece Smoke clouds over the Greek capital and its landmark Acropolis with Parthenon temple, caused by a major fire in the Korinthia region, on Thursday, May 20, 2021 fire in Korinthia PUBLICATIONxNOTxINxGRE ANE5307719

Smoke clouds over breathinglarge fire rages in Greece – village evacuated21.05.2021, 09:28 uhr | dpaI greece: some houses are also burnt in the flames. (source: reuters)The Greek firefighter has been fighting against a big fire in the west athens for days. The Greek firefighter has been fighting against a big fire in the west athens for days.

The Greek firefight fights the second day in succession against a big fire in the west athens. With the first daylight, erroneous aircraft and helicopters were used on Friday morning in order to contain the flames that destroy a large pine forest, as the firefighter shared. The forces fought at several places against smaller fires – but there is the great danger that they could reflame.

Meterhohe flames: firefighters try to delete a forest area burning since Wednesday between the villages schinos and loutraki. (source: imago)2,000 hectar forest and several houses destroyedAccording to the authorities, around 2,000 hektar forest and several remote houses have been destroyed. The brand tobt since Wednesday night near the resort loutraki and the region of the city megara about 60 kilometers west of the Greek capital.

In the past days prevailed in the south of the land dryness, in many places the temperatures rose to about 30 degrees.