In the West of Ukraine flooded almost four thousand homes

Almost 4 thousands of homes flooded in 180 settlements in the Western regions of Ukraine due to floods, said on Saturday the press service of the civil service of the country for emergency situations.

On Monday, the interior Ministry of Ukraine has introduced emergency security measures because of bad weather in Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi regions of the country. Heavy precipitation also affected the Lviv, Transcarpathian and Ternopil region. In the framework of the state service for emergency situations said that due to the bad weather, three people were killed and another was missing. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine has asked the European Union and NATO to help in the aftermath of the flooding in the West country.

"As of 7.00 (same as GMT) 27 Jun remain de-energized eight villages in Ivano-Frankivsk region. To restore electricity brought brigade power companies... In 180 settlements (Ivano-Frankivsk (132), Chernivtsi (28), Lviv (13), Ternopil region (7) 3871 podtopleny the house", - stated in the message.

In addition, the Western regions remain flooded 6.4 farmlands, destroyed increase to 202.3 per kilometer of roads, damaged 620 kilometers of roads and 259 bridges.

Rescuers during the day has pumped out nearly 40 thousand cubic meters of water delivered to the population of 790 pounds of food and more than 9 thousand liters of drinking water.