The horror of the wildfire on the south coast of Turkey has risen steadily, with the death toll rising to 8. 5 days have passed since the onset of the wildfire. Firefighters and security forces are constantly working to extinguish the fire that is spreading to the same canal. Two people were killed in a fire in Manawgat on Sunday, killing eight. Another ten people are seriously injured and are being treated in hospitals, Health Minister Fahretin Koka said.
The fire is spreading in about 100 areas of Turkey. Forest Minister Bakir Pakdemirli said the fire has been burning in the inland regions of Manawgat, Marmari, and Milas for the past five days, and all residents are being evacuated.
Tourists and hotel staff are protected by boat from Bodrum Restaurant. Dense smoke and flames are spreading throughout the region, making the sky look completely black. In the meantime, the forest fires are on, he said.
Thousands of people have been evacuated from the fire brigade since last Wednesday. Bekir Pakdemirli said that the Turkish security forces and security forces from Russia, Ukraine, Iran, and Azerbaijan all came to the rescue of firefighters.