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Amateur video of smoke 'blanket'

Raging wildfires threatening the Greek capital have been described by officials as the region's worst ever environmental disaster.

Zoltan Horvath shot this video on Saturday in the eastern suburb of Aghia Paraskevi, showing a blanket of smoke approaching Athens.

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