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Fire breaks out in Xylokastro, northern Peloponnese

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About 41 firefighters assisted by 19 fire engines, four water-dropping aircraft and one helicopter were on Monday trying to contain a wildfire near Xylokastro, a seaside town in the northern Peloponnese.

Local officials said the fire was posing no threat to residences in the area.