Forest fires, the fifth day raging on the island of Rhodes in Greece, reached settlements.
According to Greek media, on the island covered by a natural disaster, the evacuation of tourists and local residents is carried out.
thousands of tourists were taken out of hotels and beaches to safe places.
The boat of the Greek army and the forces of the coast guard are involved in the rescue operation.
More than 200 firefighters, 40 cars, 3 aircraft and 5 helicopters were involved in the elimination of fires.
The authorities warned the population about a high level of fire hazard in the country, since tomorrow the air temperature in some regions will reach 45 degrees.