Big fire in Melikia Lefkimmi and incidents with protestors

CORFU. Protestors and police clashed yet again in Lefkimmi on Saturday night.

September / 2018

Flashbangs were fired in response to stones and rocks and fire broke out in Melikia Lefkimmi which came close to houses and high voltage cables.

Residents and firefighters managed to stop the fire from spreading and to bring it under control. The residents were in turmoil and there were several live broadcasts of the fire on social media.

At 1 o'clock in the morning Deputy Regional Governor Nikoletta Pandi called an emergency meeting of the Corfu Regional Service with the heads of the Fire Service and Civil Protection Service.

Video: Nikos Kastrinos