Turkey: Another day of fires, more than 1000 people evacuated
The forest fire in the southern region of Turkey continues for the second day.
more than 1000 people have been moved to a safe place.
Gulnar district is the area of the coastal province of Mersin where the fire broke out.
due to strong wind sit spread to the adjacent district of Salifke.
According to Turkey’s Disaster and Emergency Management Agency, 29 fire-fighting helicopters, 11 aircraft and 850 people are involved in the fire control operation.
Hundreds of homes and two hotels were evacuated due to the risk of fire.
7 people who were injured in the fire are under treatment in the hospital