Fight against the forest fires in Greece: international coordination at the headquarters of the Athens Fire Brigade

Type: Report   Reference: I-054829   Duration: 10:35:00  Lieu:
End production: 29/08/2007   First transmission: 29/08/2007
On 29 August 2007, the Peloponnese, Evia and other Greek regions were still suffering from raging wildfires that had already burned vast areas to the ground. International coordination was organised at the headquarters of the Athens Fire Brigade.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:31:31 Title 00:00:04
10:31:36 Centre of Athens 00:00:05
10:31:41 Greek flag at half-mast 00:00:05
10:31:46 People looking at newspapers headlights about the fires (4 shots) 00:00:15
10:32:01 Exterior view of the Firemen Operations Centre in Athens (3 shots) 00:00:14
10:32:15 Views of the operations room where calls arrive (2 shots) 00:00:19
10:32:34 Map of Greece with fire signalizations (2 shots) 00:00:08
10:32:42 Firemen taking calls (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:32:51 Officers taking calls in the officers' room (3 shots) 00:00:16
10:33:07 Operations room (2 shots) 00:00:17
10:33:24 Views of the operations room of the air force (8 shots) 00:00:54
10:34:18 Officers speaking with Canadair and helicopter pilots over the phone (3 shots) 00:00:13
10:34:31 Aristotetlis Papadopoulous, Greek Lieutenant, (in GREEK) saying that the international aid helps the fast confrontation and the success in the termination of the problems that come from all kinds of disasters 00:00:29
10:35:00 Operations room 00:00:09
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