Wildfires in Turkey's Antalya destroy four hotels

(AGI) Ankara, June 29 - Four hotels burned down in a bush firethat began on Saturday night at the gates of Antalya, afavourite tourist destination on Turkey's southern coast. Ittook firefighters 16 hours to extinguish the fire, after it hadburnt 125 hectares of pine forest and 13 tourist facilities,including the four hotels. Chief Forest Ranger Ismail Uzmezreported that the firefighting operation involved 40 fireengines, two tanker aircraft and seven helicopters. . .

(AGI) Ankara, June 29 - Four hotels burned down in a bush firethat began on Saturday night at the gates of Antalya, afavourite tourist destination on Turkey's southern coast. Ittook firefighters 16 hours to extinguish the fire, after it hadburnt 125 hectares of pine forest and 13 tourist facilities,including the four hotels. Chief Forest Ranger Ismail Uzmezreported that the firefighting operation involved 40 fireengines, two tanker aircraft and seven helicopters. . .