April 24, 2024

Satellites watch as wildfires rage across Greece (photos)

The relentless wildfires in Greece can be seen from space and the blazes raging on the islands of Rhodes, Corfu and Evia.

The IS wild fires it started last week on July 17th. Authorities suspect that the initial fire, which has since been fueled by high winds, persistent heat waves and subsequent dry conditions, may have been caused by arson. Thousands of people have since been ordered to evacuate the islands during the peak tourist season.

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