Losmi Chobi, Associated Press
A firefighter battles a blaze Wednesday in Mandra, west of Athens, Greece. Raging forest fires sent smoke billowing across the island of Rhodes, prompting the evacuation of three hotels and more than 2,000 tourists, the Fire Service and municipal officials reported.

A firefighter battles a blaze Wednesday in Mandra, west of Athens, Greece. Raging forest fires sent smoke billowing across the island of Rhodes, prompting the evacuation of three hotels and more than 2,000 tourists, the Fire Service and municipal officials reported.