The Russian Embassy in Athens condolences to the family of those killed in the fires

© AP Photo / Thanassis StavrakisПожар in the village of Mati, Greece. 23 July 2018The Russian Embassy in Athens condolences to the family of those killed in the fires© AP Photo / Thanassis Stavrakis

Embassy of Russia in Greece expressed his condolences in connection with death of people in fires.

«We Express our sincere condolences to Greek friends and especially relatives of the victims of the fires. We wish a speedy recovery to the wounded,» — wrote the Russian Embassy in your Twitter account and page on the social network Facebook.

According to preliminary data, victims of severe fires in Attica during the day were at least 50 people and over 150 injured.

We Express our sincere condolences to Greece in connection with a massive forest fire, killing dozens of people, including young children.
We wish the injured a speedy выздоровления.#Греция@PressGreek @GreeceMFA https://t.co/tAsgaJNNdh

— Rus Embassy, Greece (@RFEmbassyGr) 24 Jul 2018

In Greece on Monday, there have been several major fires, mainly in the Metropolitan region of Attica. In the last days in the country is 40-degree heat, and on Monday the situation was aggravated by strong winds — up to 7 points on the scale of Beaufort, from-for what the fire could not cope with the fire. The situation got out of control.

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