KRWG.ORG-The Region's Home Page
Wed June 20, 2012
PHOTOS: A Scene From A Greek Wildfire
We were stunned by the photographs coming out of a wildfire near Athens today. They were taken by Angelos Tzortzinis after a fire that burned inside an air force base.
The AP moved a story about it, earlier today. But Tzortzinis found that the fire had also affected an encampment of Romas and took these haunting images for the Agence France Presse:
The AP reports that a 28-year-old firefighter died fighting the blaze.