Fires in Greece, more than 60 dead and 556 wounded: the testimonies tell of the scenes of the harrowing
Rooms the budget of the victims in Greece, specifically in Athens, where occurred a fire. The government currently thinks that what happened is intentional. There are thousands of people that are evacuated. In the meantime, has been asked to help Europe to resolve this situation. The images shared in these hours are really dramatic. The relief found in front of the scenes heart-rending. The bodies of some victims were found, embraced between them. There are several people who are in a serious condition.
A real tragedy in Greece, specifically in Athens. The fire caused more than 60 dead and 556 wounded, including 16 children are currently in a serious condition. The situation is dramatic in the area northeast of the city. Thousands people are evacuated and the town of Mati is incinerated. The dense smoke was able to reach the capital. The government has been asked for help from Europe and Italy we know that it has made available two canadar. Also, Turkey has chosen to offer his help. From the latest news we know that Alex Tsipras, the Greek prime minister, has declared three days of national mourning. Not only that, of course, it also speaks of the causes that have caused the fire. At the moment it is suspected that the fires are started deliberately. In fact, the flames are led in different places with a distance between them. Various media have speculated that the arsonists have chosen to turn on the fire in order to loot the abandoned houses by the tourists. The foreign ministry is working with the local authorities to carry out the necessary verifications and has shared a tweet, the number of emergency +390636225.
The rescuers found themselves in front of the dramatic scenes. In particular, are moving the world the bodies of the two dead women embrace their children. There are many people who have tried to escape running towards the sea, but a cliff that has forced them to go back and have not made it. In Athens there were also italians, which reassure: “We are safe in the hotel at Athens. The flight yesterday was cancelled and brought us to the hotel. We should start today. The sky of Athens yesterday was yellow in colour and looked like a sand storm, it was the color of fire”. This is the testimony of the former mayor of Santeramo (Bari), Michele D'ambrosio. In the meantime, Efisio Luigi Marras, ambassador of italy in Greece, tells Rainews24 have seen some gruesome scenes. While a woman survived reveals feel lucky to have seen the dead bodies, and cars burn. In Mati it has the largest number of victims, death in their homes or in their cars. The Coast Guard had to intervene to evacuate the tourists trapped on the beach.
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