People continue to die. This is the largest fires in the last 10 years in Greece.
Forest fires completely covered the coastal village of Mati, where 26 bodies of adults and children were found in the courtyard of one of the villas. People are trying to escape by sailing on boats.
Greece sought international assistance. Several countries, including Italy, Poland and France, sent assistance to Greece in the form of fire fighting equipment.
The fire rages near the capital of Greece, the ancient city of Athens.