Thousands flee homes in Athens as Greece battles with wildfires amid heatwave | ITV News

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Thousands of evacuated Athenians are returning to their homes at the foot of Mount Parnitha to assess the damage caused by wildfires that broke out on Tuesday afternoon amid soaring temperatures.

Greece is enduring its worst heatwave in decades, with temperatures in parts of the country expected to reach 45 degrees Celsius (113 F).

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