Many problems in northern Greece due to severe weather. In the Region of Central Macedonia, the fire brigade has received 30 calls, of which, 26 for pumping water from houses and 4 for transporting people to safe places, in the Zagliveri area of the municipality of Lagada, Thessaloniki, after a stream overflowed. A driver whose car was swept away by a stream in the area of Langadas was released.
The traffic of vehicles has been stopped on the Egnatia Odos, at the height of Asprovalta, in parts of the old national road Thessaloniki-Kavala and on the provincial road Thessaloniki-Michanionas. Many traffic problems in Kilkis, Pieria, and Halkidiki.
The mechanism of the Regional Unit of Evros for dealing with the weather phenomena has been put in a state of readiness with a decision of the Deputy Regional Governor, Dimitris Petrovic.
In Attica, Papanikoli Street in Chalandri remains closed, from the height of the intersection with Jean Moreau, due to subsidence of the road.
The head of the Athens Prosecutor's Office, Sotiria Papageorgakopoulou, requested a preliminary examination to investigate the causes of the flood phenomenon on Poseidonos Avenue, where a bus with trapped passengers was stopped. It requests that it be ascertained whether all the necessary measures had been taken and whether the necessary flood protection works had been carried out by all the competent bodies.
EODY announced 2.665 new cases of coronary artery. 368 patients are being treated by intubation, while another 27 people have died from complications of the virus.
Free rapid tests are still performed today by mobile health teams of EODY. In Attica, in the Square of National Resistance, in Ilioupoli, until 3 in the afternoon.
The Committee of American Experts has unanimously agreed to recommend a second dose of the Johnson & Johnson coronary artery vaccine. The proposal applies to all people over the age of 18 who took the first dose at least two months ago.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul today as part of her farewell visit. The Turkish Foreign Ministry announced that bilateral relations would be discussed "while also exchanging views on Turkey's EU accession process as well as on regional and international issues". The German agency points out that, among other things, the issue of immigration, human rights and Turkey's role in NATO may be discussed.
Two Turkish soldiers were killed and four others wounded when a roadside bomb exploded in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the blast struck Turkish military vehicles near Marat Misrin, north of Idlib.
In the sports news and for the 4th match of the Euroleague…
Olympiakos prevailed over Zalgiris 83-68.
Panathinaikos was defeated by Real 88-65.
And the weather…
Unstable in Attica with local rains and isolated thunderstorms. Gradual improvement is expected from the afternoon. Temperature from 16 to 22 degrees Celsius.