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On December 28, a weekly conference call was held under the leadership of the First Deputy Minister of Emergencies of Russia Alexander Chupriyan. In the course of the selector, it was noted that the specialists of the department organized measures to ensure safety in more than 1.2 thousand places of mass exits of people on the ice. Today, there are 54 winter roads with a length of more than 4.6 thousand kilometers and 291 ice crossings in Russia.

More than 1.8 thousand models of the situation development have been developed by the operational duty shifts. Traffic was preventively limited on 10 road sections in 4 regions of Russia – by now all restrictions have been lifted.

During the reporting period, more than 4.9 thousand fires were registered, more than 350 of them were liquidated with the participation of voluntary fire brigades. 15 accidents occurred on water bodies, where 8 people were rescued.

More than 1,200 citizens were rescued by fire and rescue units in response to more than 2 thousand road accidents, search and rescue and rescue military units – 181 people.

In addition, over the past week, 9 tourist groups with a total of more than 100 people were registered on the routes. Pyrotechnic subdivisions of the Russian Emergencies Ministry found and defused 27 explosive items, including 18 aerial bombs.

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