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Fire rages on Greece’s Evia, threat to people averted

08 August, 2019 11:19 am 11:19 am

ATHENS (Reuters) – Aircraft sprayed water early on Wednesday in a bid to douse the flames of a huge wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the evacuation of villages and spurred an appeal from authorities for assistance from European partners. A state of emergency has been declared in regions of the … Read More