Σάββατο 16 Οκτωβρίου 2021
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GREEK WILDFIRES

Editorial To Vima: From trauma to a fiasco
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Editorial To Vima: From trauma to a fiasco

Now, the government is declaring that it is leaving behind the reshuffle fiasco and will focus primarily on the economy, an area in which it believes that it has an advantage and can perform beyond all expectation.

Mitsotakis blames disastrous wildfires on climate change, seeks consensus on restructuring
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Mitsotakis blames disastrous wildfires on climate change, seeks consensus on restructuring

In a thinly veiled comparison with SYRIZA’s handling of the 2018 Mati wildfire in which 102 people died, the PM said that the government’s handling of the month’s wild saved lives.

Politicians, burnt forests, and the need for consensus on a national reconstruction
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Politicians, burnt forests, and the need for consensus on a national reconstruction

nothing will be the same for the political system, which is responsible for the disorganisation, the squandering of funds, and the lackadaisical administration and management of serious challenges, even during such critical solutions.

Editorial Ta Nea: Self-criticism
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Editorial Ta Nea: Self-criticism

The citizenry will have to wait until the fires have been extinguished in order to be informed of what went wrong, in which areas evaluations of the situation were flawed, and which officials did not fulfil their duties.

Mini cabinet reshuffle after wildfires
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Mini cabinet reshuffle after wildfires

Mitsotakis has upgraded minister Akis Skertsos to the post of Statewide Minister, co-equal to the current State Minister Yorgos Gerapetritis.

Editorial To Vima: Drastic measures now!
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Editorial To Vima: Drastic measures now!

The government must immediately commence procedures for the procurement and chartering of new fire planes as the current fleet is antiquated. The state must upgrade and radically reform the country’s Civil Protection structures.

Hospitals on alert as Attica wildfires rage
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Hospitals on alert as Attica wildfires rage

Due to an increase in calls to the EKAV Ambulance Service concerning pulmonary problems, Health Minister Vasilis KIkilias ordered the Sismanoglio Hospital to have an emergency shift.