Man, 32, remanded in connection with Avdimou-Prastio fire

Police said on Sunday a 32-year-old man has been remanded in custody for five days in connection with the fire which broke out in Limassol district’s Prastio and Avdimou area, a week ago.

The fierce fire, believed to have been an act of arson, burnt around 10 square kilometres of trees and wild vegetation.

A number of premises were also destroyed and three homes at Prastio had to be evacuated as a precautionary measure.

The suspect denies any involvement in the starting of the fires.

A day earlier a large fire broke out in the areas of Kouklia, Archimandrita, Orites, Mouseres and Dora destroying five square kilometres of land, three of which were national forest.

Football news:

Steaua and Serbia's Backa Topola played 6:6 in the Europa League. For the first time in the history of European competitions, both teams scored 5+
B-36, Senderyuske and Kolos from the village of Kovalevka. These teams, unlike Dynamo, reached the next round of the Europa League
💥 A Europa League match in which everything seems crazy: the score is 6:6, a comeback with five, a winning penalty shootout from the debutant goalkeeper
Depay may move to Milan from Lyon as part of a Package deal
Rafael Benitez: The rivalry with Jose was good for the game. Liverpool were able to compete with Chelsea
Liverpool can play Arsenal, Tottenham can play Chelsea in the 4th round of the League Cup
Coach of Lokomotiv Tbilisi: the victory over Dynamo made Georgians proud of us