Raging wildfires have killed at least 74 people and injured scores more as flames swept through a small resort town near Athens.

Emergency crews found one group of 26 victims, including families with children clasped in a last embrace as they tried to flee the flames. They were huddled together in a field just 30 metres from the sea near Mati in the region of Rafina, eastern Greece.

via Greece wildfires a ‘Biblical disaster’: At least 74 killed near Athens as tourists forced to flee into sea

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Greece wildfires a ‘Biblical disaster’: At least 74 killed near Athens as tourists forced to flee into sea

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