MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On March 14, in Khabarovsk, a comprehensive training was held to work out the coordination of actions in case of a threat and the occurrence of emergency situations caused by wildfires. The grouping of forces and means of the territorial subsystem of the Emergency Response System was involved.
During the exercise, the controls went on high alert. Algorithms of actions in the conditions of natural fires near villages and towns of the region were debugged. The interdepartmental headquarters reviewed and clarified plans to attract forces and means to respond to possible threats, protect the population and territories from fire, evacuate people from the danger zone, and assist the injured.
The territorial subsystem of the emergency system of the region pays special attention to the issue of the passage of a fire hazard period. Daily satellite monitoring system on the territory of the region registers thermal anomalies. In this regard, a special fire regime continues to operate in eight districts of the Khabarovsk Territory: Amursky, Bikinsky, Vaninsky, Vyazemsky, Nanaiansky, Soviet-Gavansky, Khabarovsky districts and in the Lazo district.
The airmobile grouping of the Main Directorate of the EMERCOM of Russia for the Khabarovsk Territory is ready to be on standby. The firefighters have the necessary equipment and mobile equipment: backpack fire extinguishers, blowers, fire hoses and pumps, entrenching tools, light towers for working at night.
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