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Flooding in Evros under partial control but danger not averted

The level of Evros River in northern Greece dropped to 5.80 meters on Tuesday after several days above 6 meters, though it is still not below the danger level of 5.70 meters, civil protection authorities in northern Greece said, as a new wave of rain is expected on Tuesday night and Wednesday.

Inquiry into death of 4-month-old baby on board tourist bus

An investigation has been launched after a 4-month-old baby died on board a tourist coach in northern Greece early on Friday.

The coach was traveling from Romania to Thessaloniki when the child’s parents, a Romanian couple, asked the driver to call an ambulance after their child started to run a high temperature.