A wildfire was reported on Wednesday in the region of Strongyli near the town of Markopoulo, east of Athens proper. The blaze is being tackled by 33 firefighters, backed by 11 vehicles and a firefighting helicopter. No threat to residential areas was reported.
Meanwhile, according to the fire brigade, the situation has improved regarding wildfires in Ioannina, Arta and the Kranidi district in southern Argolida prefecture.