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Ten Injured as Multiple Wildfires Continue to Ravage Greece

Ten people were taken to hospitals on Thursday evening in Greece as the country continues to fight multiple wildfires.

Tragic Stories of Those Who Lost Everything in Evia Fire

As the ash settles over Evia, residents pore over the charred remains of their lives before the fire razed through the island.

Greek Army To Be Deployed to Assist Firefighters Across Greece

Greece's Defense Minister announced on Thursday afternoon that the Greek Army will assist the firefighting efforts across the country.

More Villages Evacuated on Evia Island as Fire Continues to Burn

The fire on Evia (Euboea) island continued to burn on Thursday, making residents in the village of Kehries evacuate their properties.

Greece on Fire: Wildfires Ravage Country on Multiple Fronts

The fire fronts of Ancient Olympia and Evia that broke out on Wednesday and Tuesday respectively continue to cause extensive damage to Greece.

Fire Rages Near Ancient Olympia in Greece; Residents Evacuated

A large fire broke out in the region surrounding Ancient Olympia in the Peloponnese, Greece on Wednesday. Residents in five of the surrounding areas have been evacuated. The villages of Herakleia, Pournari, Pelopio, Platanos, and Kafkania have all been evacuated...

Evia Fire Still Burning Uncontrolled on the Island

The large fire that broke out on Tuesday afternoon on the island of Evia, northeast of Athens is still burning uncontrollably.

Fires in Greece Leave Ruins and Devastation Behind

Tuesday was one of the worst days of this summer in terms of fires in Greece, with Varympompi and Evia island being affected the most.

Greece Fires: Massive Blaze Threatens Suburb of Varympompi, Homes Burned

A large fire has broken out on Tuesday afternoon in Varympompi, a northern suburb of Athens.

Worst Heatwave in Decades Leads to Unbearable Conditions in Greece

Greece has been experiencing lately one of the worst heatwaves in the country’s recent history.