Fire crews try to put out wildfires in Greece
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Strong winds spread wildfires in Greece

17 June 2012 Last updated at 06:38 BST

Strong winds are spreading wildfires near Athens and in southern Greece, threatening homes and the safety of residents.

Firefighters, soldiers, helicopters and planes are all being used to trying to bring the fires under control.

Alpa Patel reports: