Battle at firefronts continue; 209 wildfires in the last three days

Battle at firefronts continue; 209 wildfires in the last three days

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Fire Brigade forces continue to battle a series of fire fronts across the country on Wednesday as a total of 209 wildfires broke out in the last three days. CE Report quoting Athens-Macedonian
The wildfire that broke out yesterday (Tuesday) in Fyli has affected areas south of Mt.Parnitha and the wider area of Dardiza as well as the areas Aghia Paraskevi and Amygdaleza. A total of 65 fire engines with 202-member crew, nine teams of firefighters on foot assisted by 7 firefighting aircraft (including two from Sweden and two from Germany) and 8 water dropping helicopters, one of them holding a coordinator role, are currently battling the blaze, the Fire Bridage said.

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