Latest News - #Wildfires in Russia

Ugra evaluated the situation with forest fires

Large forest fires put out in the Soviet district of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous district, where earlier visited heads of EMERCOM and Ministry of natural resources Eugene Zimichev and Dmitry Kobylkin reported on the website of the government of Yugra.

"According to the Department of subsoil use and natural resources of Ugra, the number of operating forest fires in Ugra and their area diminished In the Soviet area completely eliminated all large forest fires", - is spoken in the message.

Abramchenko assessed the situation with forest fires

Forest fires, currently on Russian territory, pose no threat to the population and the economy, said the Vice-Premier of Victoria Abramchenko, at a meeting with Prime Minister Mikhail mishustina.

"Thanks to the coordinated work of Federal and regional services for combating fires and threat to human life and economic facilities are absent. Our firefighting forces managed to quickly eliminate fire," - said Abramchenko.

In the MOE said the number of regions with special fire-prevention mode

Special fire-prevention mode, providing for a ban on visits to forests and breeding in fire, continues to operate in 60 regions of Russia throughout or partially, reported RIA Novosti in the press service of EMERCOM of Russia.

"Today, special fire mode operates in 37 regions, the 23 – introduced in part", - said the Agency interlocutor.