Tourists evacuated by boat as wildfires in Turkey tear through towns along coast

Tourists and residents fled Turkish holiday destinations on Sunday, as small boats rescued people from beaches threatened by wildfires. The death toll from the blazes, which began on Wednesday, rose to eight after the discovery of more bodies. Fires were raging yesterday near holiday hotspots of Antalya and Mugla, with temperatures above 40°C and high winds worsening the situation.People escaped […]

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