Firefighters and volunteers use a water hose near a blaze in the village of Glatsona on Evia island on Monday. Photograph:  Angelos Tzortzinis/AFP via Getty Images

Greek prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis apologised on Monday for failures in tackling the devastating wildfires that have burned across Greece for th(...)

Tourists wait to be evacuated from the  smoke-engulfed Mazi area as wildfires rolled down the hill toward the seashore, in Bodrum, in Mugla, on Sunday. Photograph: Emre Tazegul/AP Photo

Wildfires continued to rage on Sunday near Turkey’s holiday beach destinations of Antalya and Mugla as the discovery of more bodies caused the death t(...)

Burnt car and house near the town of Manavgat where a massive forest fire  engulfed a Mediterranean resort region on Turkey’s southern coast. Photograph: AFP/ Getty Images

Tourists in Turkey hurried to the seashore to wait for rescue boats on Saturday after being told to evacuate some hotels in the Aegean resort of Bodru(...)