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Turkey: Wild Fire: 2021/07/28 Country Information on DRR

Period 2021/07/28
Country or District Turkey
Event Type Wild Fire
Outline Between 28-30 July 2021, a total of 85 forest fires occurred along the Aegean and Mediteranean coastal regions, 74 of which have been controlled. Efforts to control 11 fires were ongoing in 5 cities (Antalya, Mugla, Mersin, Adana, Osmaniye).
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Turkish Red Crescent 2021/08/13
According to the most recent information received from the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD), a total of 9 people lost their lives due to wildfires.

Turkish Red Crescent 2021/08/05
A total of 180 wildfires have affected 38 different provinces in Turkey.

Reuters 2021/08/02
The death toll from wildfires on the southern coast in Turkey rose to eight on Sunday, 1 August 2021.

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ECHO 2021/08/02
Turkey: Forest fires as of 02/08/2021