170 Fires Set Progressive Greece A-blaze

UPDATE: As the fires continue to rage onward , a vision of this church continually comes to mind... If you are in Greece, Spain or Italy, and know something about this; please report it, as there appears to be a connection. Will post more, as may evolve...

A view of the fire... image
Earlier: Such lovely people of Greece, and beautiful Islands...
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Today's uncontrollable fires set across the western Ionian islands to Ioannina (northwest Greece) and down to the south, are tragic and at the same time, shocking!...Read more

What is happening to this country?
You might care to view background Geopolitical positions in Turkey, and rise of a proud, small country; in a talk by Petros Giannakouris on the (former) Emergent Greek Policy...
Although a three-day heat wave, in which temperatures have touched 104 Fahrenheit, has left forests and scrublands parched...-υγρόν πυρ (ygròn pyr)
Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis said arson was suspected in some of the 170 fires that have broken out since Friday morning. He declared a nationwide state of emergency and vowed to pursue the perpetrators...
"Greece appealed for help from European Union countries. France, Germany, Spain and non EU-member Norway were sending firefighting aircraft, and Cyprus offered firefighters and trucks.

EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said he was "saddened by the tragic loss of human lives" and voiced hope that member states would send assistance."
Oh, my-gosh...Sunbathers still on the beach!
Petros Giannakouris: Massive fire amidst strong winds,
burn out of control- next to beach-goers

-News Update: Murder charge as 46 die in Greek fires
No word given as police arrest and charge suspect with arson and multiple murder; as fires continue to rage across the country...

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