Update: Ayios Athanasios fire partially contained

July 12, 2018 at 4:32pm
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A fire that broke out  north east of the German Oncology Centre in Ayios Athanasios, Limassol around 4.00 pm on Thursday has been partially contained having burnt 5 hectares of dry grass and wild vegetation,

A fire spokesman said five trucks and five fire fighting aircraft had been sent to the scene to battle the blaze.

The fire broke out in difficult terrain and was fanned by strong winds.