The fire in West Attica has been limited, but all forces remain there to secure the perimeter.
Strong forces will remain until it is fully controlled. The area is monitored by strong forces and unmanned aerial vehicles of the Fire Brigade.
18 helicopters, as well as 10 planes, including the Beriev-200, periodically operated in the firefighting.
The minister also referred to the fire that broke out today in the area of Daskalio in Keratea due to the use of a flare. The incident is being investigated.
On this occasion, Mr. Chrysochoidis noted that the Justice is doing systematic work regarding the investigation of all the fires that broke out this year in our country.