Turkey wildfires

Turkey battles wildfires for 6th day, EU to send planes

Crews were still tacking seven fires in the coastal provinces of Antalya and Mugla that are popular tourist areas, and in Tunceli, southeast Turkey.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Majority of Turkey wildfires under control, official says

While Turkish authorities investigate if the fires were started by an act of "sabotage" by outlawed Kurdish militants, experts are mostly pointing to increases in temperatures along with accidents.

published on : 1st August 2021