Fire in Ano Glyfada

This afternoon a large fire broke out in the southern suburbs of the Greek capital Glyfada. While there is no threat to houses, experts say. The fire broke out on Saturday at 13:00 in Ano Glyfada, at the end of Metsovu street (Μετσόβου) in the Pirnari district (Πουρνάρι Γλυφάδας), on the border with Imittos (Υμηττό), […]

Fire at a large manufacturing plant in Heraklion

A large-scale operation of the fire service continues to extinguish the fire that occurred in the industrial area of ​​Heraklion ΒΙΠΕ. The fire broke out shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday afternoon. The fire brigade arrived at the scene. Firefighters are trying to bring the fire under control, fearing it could spread to nearby businesses. iefimerida.gr. […]

"Shine Christmas tree!": house fire due to Christmas lights

In one of the houses located in the Camatero area, a fire broke out on Christmas Eve. According to preliminary information, the short circuit and, as a result, the fire happened because of the Christmas lights. According to the Star channel, two family members had to be hospitalized. The nightmare began shortly after one in […]

Fire in Viliya taken under control

A fire that destroyed a huge patch of pine forest and homes northwest of the Greek capital on Friday afternoon was largely brought under control. Firefighters continue to be on duty, monitoring hot spots and possible outbreaks, especially in the areas of Agia Triada, Kantili and Kastanava. A fire near the village of Viliya, about […]

Ukrainian firefighters saved two villages

Hundreds of Ukrainian firefighters, who were sent to Greece to help eliminate massive forest fires, fought the fire in the territory of Spataru (Evia island) and saved two villages. About it reported in the State Emergency Service of Ukraine. During August 7, a consolidated detachment of Ukrainian rescuers eliminated individual fires along the front of […]

Ukraine sent 100 firefighters to Greece

One hundred firefighters from Ukraine arrived in Athens on Saturday to help eliminate forest fires in the country, according to the Ukrainian Embassy in Greece. https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2941699896042540&id=1474484016097476 The group of firefighters at the airport of Athens was met personally by the Ambassador of Ukraine to Greece. https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2942229602656236&id=1474484016097476 According to the Ukrainian embassy, ​​Ukrainian firefighters were sent […]