The European and Greek flags were lowered to half-mast and a moment of silence was observed today at the Delegation of the European Union to Canada to honour the victims of the devastating wildfires in Greece.
“We join our Greek friends and colleagues at this time of national mourning.”
#Solidarity – Through the European Civil Protection Mechanism, the 🇪🇺 has mobilised firefighting airplanes, firefighters, medical personnel and vehicles offered in solidarity by several Member States to help Greece 🇬🇷 in this critical time. Thanks to all! 🙏#EUCivPro
Posted by European Commission on Thursday, July 26, 2018