8 Aug 2021

Day 6: The Greek island burning out of control


Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes on the Greek island of Evia as wildfires burn out of control for a sixth day.

Firefighters are battling flames on several fronts across the north of Evia, a large island east of Athens.

But those who have lost their homes and livelihoods are growing ever more frustrated that more wasn’t done sooner to keep the flames at bay.