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.

According to him, 26 wildfires on the total area of active burning 29 hectares continue to operate on the territory of eight regions of the Siberian and far Eastern Federal districts. Last week revealed more than 700 outlets heat, to increase their number recorded in the Krasnoyarsk and Khabarovsk territories and the Amur region.

"Threats to human settlements there. Quenching is conducted," added the Ministry spokesman.