The Romanian Foreign Ministry (MFA) has warned tourists who are or want to travel to Greece about the high risk of wildfires (grade 4 in 5) in Samos, Kos, Rhodes, Saria, Carpathos islands in Greece, as well as in eastern Crete.
Romanian citizens can ask for consular assistance at the Romanian Embassy in Athens: +302106728879. For any emergency situations, there is a permanent phone number at the Embassy: +306978996222 or at the Romanian Consulate in Thessaloniki +306906479076.
MFA also recommends tourists to consult the Internet website: http://atena.mae.ro, http://salonic.mae.ro, www.mae.ro, www.meteoalarm.eu, while reminding travelers they also can use the “Travel safe” application (http://www.mae.ro/app_cs), which provides information and travel advice.
MFA had previously warned Romanian tourists on the wildfires in Greece on July 12.