This satellite image shows the wildfire burning near Oymapinar, Turkey, on July 29, 2021. (Satellite image ©2021 Maxar Technologies)

This satellite image shows the wildfire burning near Oymapinar, Turkey, on July 29, 2021. (Satellite image ©2021 Maxar Technologies)

Satellite images show Turkey’s wildfires burning from above. The country is battling deadly wildfires along its coastline for the sixth day in a row.

The fires are responsible for at least eight deaths, according to the Associated Press. Last week it was reported that nearly 60 wildfires broke out in the country within the week, burning entire villages and forcing thousands to evacuate.

Some of the most worrisome fires are burning in Turkey’s vacation destination towns of Antalya and Mugla and in the surrounding countryside.

Turkey has broadened an appeal for international assistance in fighting the fires. The European Union has promised to supply water-dropping planes.

Click through the slideshow above to see satellite images of Turkey’s fires.

MORE FROM WEATHER.COM: Photos from Turkey’s Wildfires

Gülsüm Gülçelik and her daughter cry in front of their house in Semir village, near Manavgat, Antalya, Turkey, Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021. As fire crews' pressed ahead with their weeklong battle against blazes tearing through forests and settlements on Turkey's southern coast on Tuesday, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government faced increased criticism over its apparent poor response and inadequate preparedness for large-scale wildfires. Fed by strong winds and scorching temperatures, the fires that began Wednesday have left eight people dead and forced residents and tourists to flee vacation resorts in a flotilla of small boats. (AP Photo)

Gülsüm Gülçelik and her daughter cry in front of their house in Semir village, near Manavgat, Antalya, Turkey, Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021. As fire crews’ pressed ahead with their weeklong battle against blazes tearing through forests and settlements on Turkey’s southern coast on Tuesday, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government faced increased criticism over its apparent poor response and inadequate preparedness for large-scale wildfires. Fed by strong winds and scorching temperatures, the fires that began Wednesday have left eight people dead and forced residents and tourists to flee vacation resorts in a flotilla of small boats. (AP Photo)

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