MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On October 5, a weekly conference call was held under the leadership of the First Deputy Minister of Emergencies of Russia Alexander Chupriyan. It is noted that as a result of the steady high temperatures, gusts of wind, the transition of fire from the burns of dry vegetation and landscape fires, the most difficult fire hazard situation last week developed in the Voronezh and Rostov regions.
In 9 settlements more than 130 buildings were destroyed by fire. In addition, 8 airmobile groups of neighboring subjects, two rescue centers, as well as aviation of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, including Be-200ES and Il-76 aircraft, were involved in extinguishing the fires. The death of people is not allowed. Measures for the priority life support of the population have been organized.
At present, one landscape and one natural fire is active on the territory of the Voronezh Region, localized. There are no threats to settlements.
In addition, the EMERCOM of Russia controls the hydrological situation in the Far East. In 5 constituent entities of the Far Eastern and Siberian federal districts, 21 residential and 3 country houses, as well as more than 3,900 household plots, remain flooded. The situation is stabilizing.
During the reporting period, more than 10 thousand fires were liquidated on the territory of Russia. The fire and rescue units of the Russian Emergencies Ministry responded to more than 2 thousand road accidents, rescued 1,379 people, including 105 children. There were 9 accidents on water bodies. During the reporting period, the pyrotechnic divisions of the Russian Emergencies Ministry found and defused 1058 explosive objects, including 464 bombs.
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