Rhodope MP Özgür Ferhat gives an update on the fires at midnight
Rhodope MP Özgür Ferhat made a statement on social media on Tuesday morning (22 August) and shared the latest situation regarding the ongoing fires in the region.
Deputy Özgür Ferhat gave the following information in his statement:
"I have visited all the fire zones and villages and our coordination with the fire brigade management continues. At the moment, the biggest problem seems to be in our village of Taşlık-Çepelli. I requested that the fire brigade units be increased as much as possible in the current region. With the first light of the morning, I made a request to intervene in the region by airplanes and helicopters. We will overcome this difficult day."