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Greek Fires Claim Another Life, Brining Death Toll to 96

Another elderly casualty of July's fires in east Attica has died in hospital from their injuries. The 68-year-old victim passed away in intensive care on...

Number of Dead from Greek Fires Reaches 95

The list of dead from the fires in Mati is growing. On Monday a 63-year-old man succumbed to his burns in hospital, raising the...

Greek Fishermen Accuse Turkish Boats of Opening Fire off Leros Island

Greek fishermen have reported that they were fired upon by Turkish fishing boats near Kalapodi islet, 300 meters off the coast of Leros island. Two...

Evia Fires Under Control, Greek Fire Dept says

There are no more active fire fronts in the region of Psachna in Evia, local Fire Department  commander Vangelis Palios has told the Athens-Macedonian...

Greek Firefighters Tackle Blaze in Evia

Reports are emerging of a forest fire burning in the Evia region which, according to Greek firefighters, is being fanned by winds in the...

Medal-Winning Runner Dedicates Race to Greek Fire Victims (video)

Greece has had another spectacular night of international sporting success as runner Maria Belibasaki only narrowly lost out on gold in the women's 400m at...

Greece Enacts Emergency Rules on Building Demolitions After Fires

Greece's government has enacted emergency procedures which will allow ministries to issue demolition orders on illegally constructed buildings. Saturday's move will give the Environment, Energy and...

Greek Fire Service Says Death Toll from Attica Blazes Has Reached 94

The number of victims from the deadly fires which swept through Attica last month has reached 94, according to the Greek fire service. In an...

Tsipras Establishing a National Emergency Response Service Following Attica Fires

  Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras  announced on Thursday that a National Emergency Response Service is to be established to replace the General Secretariat for Civil...

Official Death Toll from Greek Fires Rises to 93

The official toll from wildfires in East Attica has reached 93, following the death on Thursday of a hospitalized victim. The latest fatality was a...

Attica Fire Investigation: Prosecutors Receive Details of 92 Fire Victims

A list of 92 people who were victims of the Attica wildfires that devastated coastal towns last month, has been given to prosecutors in...

Greece’s Civil Protection Agency Issues High Alert for Fires

A high alert for fires in Attica, Evia and the Northern Aegean islands for Wednesday has been announced by the Civil Protection Secretary General's...

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