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BBC reporter flees Athens fires

Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes in Greece as wildfires threaten the suburbs of Athens.

Ninety fires have taken hold across the country since Saturday. It is feared some were started by arsonists.

BBC reporter Malcolm Brabant was one of those forced to flee his home in Drafi.


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