Firefighters spray water as they try to get the fire under control in Kirli village near the town of Manavgat in Antalya, Turkey on Friday. Photo: AP Firefighters spray water as they try to get the fire under control in Kirli village near the town of Manavgat in Antalya, Turkey on Friday. Photo: AP
Firefighters spray water as they try to get the fire under control in Kirli village near the town of Manavgat in Antalya, Turkey on Friday. Photo: AP
Turkey

Turkey evacuates panicked tourists by rescue boat as fires rage in Aegean resort of Bodrum

  • The death toll from fires in Turkey’s Mediterranean towns rose to six on Saturday after two forest workers were killed, the health minister said
  • President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced that the Turkish government would cover the rents for people affected by the fire and rebuild their homes

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Firefighters spray water as they try to get the fire under control in Kirli village near the town of Manavgat in Antalya, Turkey on Friday. Photo: AP Firefighters spray water as they try to get the fire under control in Kirli village near the town of Manavgat in Antalya, Turkey on Friday. Photo: AP
Firefighters spray water as they try to get the fire under control in Kirli village near the town of Manavgat in Antalya, Turkey on Friday. Photo: AP
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