Firefighters Contain Wildfire Outbreak Near Athens

Firefighters in Greece have brought wildfires that broke out near Glyfada, south of Athens, on June 4, under control, local media reported.

Footage recorded by Elias Dakos shows a large wall of smoke seen from Ano Glyfada on Saturday afternoon.

Local media reported that the three fires had broken out on Saturday but were “in decline” on Sunday.

The country’s fire service said in a press release on Sunday that the fire was “in remission”. Credit: Elias Dakos via Storyful

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