Ongoing operation of the Fire Brigade to locate two people who went missing on Mount Athos. The service was notified of their disorientation, around 6 in the morning. 8 firefighters with members of the Mountaineering Search-Rescue Team of the 2nd EMAK have already gone to the area.
A metal bridge of military type "Bailey" with an opening of 15 meters was placed in Politika, Evia. The placement was made in the context of the prevention and response to natural disasters, following directions given by the Deputy Minister of National Defense Nikos Hardalias. The "Bailey" bridge was replaced by an old one with a background, which blocked the flow of the stream, causing floods in the past.
Intense weather phenomena occasionally affect areas of northern Greece. The Fire Brigade has received dozens of calls in the Region of Central Macedonia for pumping water from houses and 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 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.
The need to re-evaluate the public infrastructure in conditions of climate change, underlined the vice-rector of Democritus University and professor of Mountain Water Management at the Polytechnic School of Fotis Maris. Speaking to ATHENS 9,84 and Giannis Theodosis, he clarified that the logging method in the fire-affected areas is not a flood control project, but a method of soil retention for forest regeneration.
A new seismic tremor of magnitude 4,1 on the Richter scale occurred at 2 and 25 in the morning in Crete, focusing on the sea area off Zakros.
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.
In the sports news and today's matches of the 6th game of the Super League…
At 6 and a quarter play: Apollon Smyrni - Asteras Tripolis. At 8:XNUMX: Panathinaikos - Ionikos.
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.