Turkey sends fire-fighting plane to Greece

Turkey said Monday that it would send a fire-fighting plane to neighbouring Greece where devastating forest fires have killed more than 60 people.

Turkey sends fire-fighting plane to Greece
Turkey said Monday that it would send a fire-fighting plane to neighbouring Greece where devastating forest fires have killed more than 60 people.

"After consultations with Greek officials, we have decided to dispatch a fire-fighting plane as our contribution to the international effort against the forest fires in Greece," the foreign ministry said in a statement.

The plane would leave Turkey later Monday, it added.

Agencies
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