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Battle continues to save Olympia as 57 die in Greek fires

Published 26/08/2007

Firefighters in Greece are battling to save ancient Olympia, birthplace of the Olympic Games.

Flames have now moved to the outskirts of the site.

At least 57 people have died in blazes across large areas of the country, which police fear were started deliberately.

Some villages are still cut off from emergency crews.

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