Egypt sends 2 Chinook helicopters To assist in extinguishing Greek forest hearth
The general Command of the Armed Forces despatched two Chinook helicopters to Greece To Take part in efforts of extinguishing hearth in Greek forests, which enters its fifth day in a row.
The two helicopters are outfitted with all gear and superior methods To assist the Greek facet, the Egyptian army spokesman said in A press launch on Saturday.
The transfer comes as per directives by Egyptian Prefacetnt Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi, the Supreme Commander of the Armed forces, to assist all nice nations in occasions of crises, the assertion added.
The Greek authorities and lots of Of hearthfacetfighters with water-bombing plane have been struggling in the direction of Greater than 150 wildhearths throughout the nation, collectively with the north of Athens, the island of Evia and areas Inside the Peloponnese As properly as to Mani, Messinia and The state of affairs of The primary Olympic Video games.
Two people have been killed and tens have been injured, whereas completely differents have been evacuated from their homes, As a Outcome of Of hearthfacet that broke out on Tuesday.
The hearth, fanned by strong winds, comes As a Outcome of the eu nation is dealing with unprecedented terribly scorching climate like many completely different nations Inside the continent.