Six tourists have been killed and at least 30 other people injured in a violent storm that swept across a region of northern Greece.
According to officials, gale-force winds, heavy rain, and hailstorms lashed Halkidiki, near the city of Thessaloniki, late on Wednesday.
A Czech couple died when their caravan was blown away, and two Romanians and two Russians were also killed.
Charalambos Steriadis, head of civil protection in northern Greece, described it as an “unprecedented phenomenon”.
The storm followed a spell of very hot weather in Greece with temperatures soaring to 37C (98F) over the past two days.- BBC News