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  1. Thousands of tourists and locals are evacuated as Greece continues to be ravaged by wildfires that have devastated it during worst heatwave in decades as death toll doubles to two
    Wildfires claimed two lives in Greece on Friday, while neighbouring Turkey also deals with the wild flames
    One man died in hospital on Friday after being hit by a falling electric pole as he was riding a moped
    While Konstantinos Michalos, president of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, was found unconscious in a factory and was transported to hospital where he was also confirmed dead
    200 firefighters, 50 fire trucks, six helicopters and water-bombing planes were sent to Olympia last night
    Thousands more people were fleeing to safety as a wildfire north of Athens threatened homes and power lines
    On Evia island, the Greek coast guard rallied a flotilla of boats to evacuate hundreds of stranded residents
    In Turkey, eight people have been killed in the fires sparked by the worst heatwave in living memory
    Last night, Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis told the nation it was witnessing ‘the reality of climate change’

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