Some of the raging forest fires in Greece may have been deliberate arson for financial gain. Forested areas are not allowed to be developed, but cleared areas are. The Greek government is now saying the fires may be considered as terrorism. “So many fires breaking out simultaneously in so many parts of the country cannot be a coincidence,” said their PM.
More: John Robb says over 200 fires have been set in the past 24 hours, many “around the country’s biggest electricity plants”, which suggests deliberate sabotage and open source warfare rather than corporate greed could be the root cause.