Athens (Sputnik)-The arson may have been the cause of a fire in the suburbs of Marousi in northern Athens, where the office of the Greek radio station Real FM is located, media reported Wednesday.
According to the real.gr news portal, the fire on Tuesday followed a serious technical malfunction of the radio signal transmitter.
The portal added that some of the explosive devices were found on site. This indicates arson.
Nikos Chatzinikolaou, a well-known Greek journalist and radio host, publisher of Realnews and real.gr, also said the fire broke out due to the arson.
“They lit Real FM! They’re burning us! Three explosions and now we’re burning …” the journalist wrote on Twitter.
The fire began around 3 am local time (00:00 Greenwich Mean Time), and 18 firefighters in six vehicles immediately went to the scene and subdued the fire two hours later, the fire department said. I did.
Real FM Radio Station is part of RealMedia, a Greek media group that owns the Realnews newspaper and the real.gr news portal.
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