President of the Republic Karolos Papoulias expressed his condolences on Monday over the death of the commander of the Gythio fire brigade, Constantinos Kastris, who died in the line of duty the same day during an operation to extinguish a wildfire in the extreme southeastern Peloponese.
Papoulias referred to the self-sacrifice and the self-denial of the fire brigade officer, while he extended his sincere condolences to the family of Kastris and the fire brigade corps.