Wildfire rages on Greek island of Evia, smoke reaches Athens

Reuters | Aug 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM

A wildfire fanned by strong winds razed tracts of pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Tuesday, leading to villages being evacuated and to an appeal from the authorities for assistance from its European partners.

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the US to avoid flying

Hurriyet Daily News | Aug 13, 2019 at 4:36 PM

Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York this week, crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht to join protests in the United States and take part in a United Nations summit.