Greek prosecutors charge 20 over deadly wildfire in Mati

FILE PHOTO: A house burns as a wildfire rages at the village of Mati, near Athens, Greece, July 23, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis -/File Photo

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greek prosecutors charged 20 people, including a regional governor and two local mayors, over a wildfire that killed 100 people in the seaside town of Mati and nearby areas last July, a judicial source said on Tuesday. Most of the victims couldn’t escape from a maze of poorly planned streets in Greece’s […]

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