Rus News Journal

In woods of Yakutia fire

Fires continues to rage continue   to destroy woods in republic. As inform on an official site of the Ministry of Emergency Measures of Russia, Yakutia on - former is high on the list in the list of regions where strong forest fires rage.

- Now in republic 13 forest fires operate, their part managed to be localised, - have told in a press - service GU of the Ministry of Emergency Measures of the Russian Federation across Yakutia. – fires extinguish 1133 persons, we have involved 99 units of technics, including 7 aircrafts.  

From them from the Ministry of Emergency Measures of Russia – 2 helicopters Mi - 26, the plane Silt - 76, helicopter Mi - 8, and plane Be - 200. Also in suppression of natural fires have involved 106 experts avialesoohrany Federal agency of a forestry from Krasnoyarsk, Magadan, Arkhangelsk, Murmansk and Petrozavodsk.  

More often in forest fires people are guilty. Firemen of Yakutia urge everyone to observe elementary fire prevention rules in woods. Also remind that originators of kindlings are involved to disciplinary, administrative or a criminal liability.