Firefighters and volunteers use a hosepipe to extinguish a fire in the village of Glatsona on Evia island on Monday. Photo: AFP Firefighters and volunteers use a hosepipe to extinguish a fire in the village of Glatsona on Evia island on Monday. Photo: AFP
Firefighters and volunteers use a hosepipe to extinguish a fire in the village of Glatsona on Evia island on Monday. Photo: AFP
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Firefighters, volunteers and residents fight wall of flames on Greek island of Evia

  • Residents of the village of Kamatriades joined emergency crews to form a human chain as a wall of flames approached their homes in the early evening
  • The country‘s firefighting resources are stretched to their limits and many citizens are angry, saying they feel abandoned to their fate by the government

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Firefighters and volunteers use a hosepipe to extinguish a fire in the village of Glatsona on Evia island on Monday. Photo: AFP Firefighters and volunteers use a hosepipe to extinguish a fire in the village of Glatsona on Evia island on Monday. Photo: AFP
Firefighters and volunteers use a hosepipe to extinguish a fire in the village of Glatsona on Evia island on Monday. Photo: AFP
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