Tag: Mandra

Huge fire breaks out in Mandra 1

Huge fire breaks out in Mandra

A forest fire has broken out near the Monastery of Gorgoepikoou in Mandra, Attica. Six fire brigades with six vehicles, two teams with 18 firefighters and nine vehicles, as well as two…

Mandra rain

Heavy rain continues in Athens and Attica

It was yet another day of heavy rainfall throughout Athens and Attica on Wednesday, causing extensive problems throughout the city, while several major roads in the centre of town and sections of…

Mandra floods

Local authorities and bureaucracy blamed for Mandra floods

by Aggelos Skordas Greece’s General Inspector of Public Administration published a report regarding the causes that led to last month’s flash floods in Mandra, on the western outskirts of Athens. According to…

Government announces financial aid for flood victims 5

Government announces financial aid for flood victims

The Greek government announced on Monday a series of relief measures for households affected by the recent torrential rain in West Attica. Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos explained that there will be financial…

Flash Flood deaths rise to 16 and six still missing 7

Flash Flood deaths rise to 16 and six still missing

 By Aggelos Skordas One day after the deadly flash flooding that claimed at least 16 lives and left hundreds homeless, with more than 500 homes and businesses severely damaged by the heavy…

Flash Floods Kill 15 on Western Outskirts of Athens 11

Flash Floods Kill 15 on Western Outskirts of Athens

 by Aggelos Skordas Flash floods in Mandra and Nea Peramos, Western Attica, claimed 15 lives and left more than a dozen injured and hospitalised, on Wednesday. Among the victims, most of whom…