Rus News Journal

Flooding on Kuban. The main thing


Victims of the largest for last decades in Russia flooding became more than 170 persons. Attestations of eyewitnesses, reaction of the authorities, investigation of causes of the tragedy, work of rescuers and volunteers, a photo and video from a place of events — in a selection " - online ".









THAT HAS occurred
Victims of the largest for last decades in Russia flooding became more than 170 persons. Risen after abnormal downpours in mountain small rivers the wave has impounded on July, 6th Gelendzhik and Novorossisk and has caused a serious loss to a number of other settlements of Krasnodar territory. The city of Krymsk where hundreds houses are completely destroyed has most of all suffered and 159 persons were lost at least.

why the authorities have not listened to a professional advice after destructive flooding of 2002 and have not prepared effective system of the emergency notification?

Read more in detail: Krymsk has entered into the same river



Chronicle of events

22:00. In Divnomorsky 80 home ownerships are impounded, evacuated more than 300 persons, in the Kabardian - 60 houses. The rain has stopped, water has started to decrease. In the Crimean area mode CHS is entered.

Read more in detail: As events on Kuban


Photos from a place of events

developed As Krymsk looks after act of nature: the destroyed houses, the turned cars everything that remains from a city after flooding.

ATTESTATIONS OF EYEWITNESSES
" Cars stick out in windows of houses, logs stick out of windows 2 - h floors of apartments!!! In the street Soviet houses are completely washed off, as if they there never and were not! On Lunacharsky houses are disorganised, on Novorossisk roofs of houses and people who sat on a roof were visible only and asked about the help, in my street mchs drove about on a motor boat without problems, water allowed. And how much victims, corpses by trucks simply heap, not clear heap, whence stick out hands and feet every which way carry in a mortuary, and places in a mortuary are not present! On streets corpses till now float... I do not believe, Krymska is not present more... "

Read more in detail: " On streets corpses " till now float;



" I Ask, how have woken up? Perhaps all - taki was though someone to whom mythical people from the mayoralty, bypassing court yard with the notification came?

- yes what mayoralty, - laughs Irina. - I have intuitively woken up, have felt that something not so.

And when we have already come up, in the street stood any emcheesnik, I have asked where to go. He has told - where want "

Read more in detail: Spetskorrespondent " " Oleg Kashin with the reporting from Krymska



WORK of RESCUERS And VOLUNTEERS


" People clear away the houses. Children, children very small clear away, work without rubber footwear, without gloves and respirators. It is very sick and terrible to look at it ". More in detail...

" on - former a water acute shortage because its many areas simply have not time to receive. Also medicines are very necessary, the baby food, pampers and is simple that can help pensioners. At the Ministry of Emergency Measures does not suffice, that is if in Krymske they have all equipment in villages Neberdzhaevsky and Nizhnebakansky at them does not suffice benzopil, shovels, they at own expense bought and now it still we will bring. But, whenever possible, are necessary benzopily, respirators, gloves, wheelbarrows, shovels and all in the same spirit ". More in detail...

" now in a city are developed about three camps tent for volunteers. There in the area of municipalities student`s groups, volonterskie building groups arrive, at them there the placing but while nobody refused placing of any other people which to them will ask. As far as I know, still there are two camps of children which here have arrived as - that organizovanno ". More in detail...

the authorities have started delivery of material indemnifications suffered from elements blow. More in detail...

life-support systems on Kuban experts will restore a maximum in five days, declare in the Ministry of Emergency Measures. However while in Krymske most suffered from a high water people are inclined to a panic from - that cannot receive the information on conditions by radio or television. More in detail...


the RECOVERY WORK
Officially salvage operations are already finished. Now volunteers and public utilities are occupied by restoration of apartment houses and distribution of the humanitarian help. More in detail...

Building of habitation for the inhabitants who have suffered from flooding of region will begin on August, 1st. For each house it is planned to allocate on 2,5 million rbl. of This money quite enough for building of the spacious private house, interlocutors " mark; FM " but not the fact that all of them will reach addressees. More in detail...

the public chamber of the Russian Federation has begun formation of groups of volunteers, and the department of building of Krasnodar declared a set of experts of building specialities for the help in a recovery work. Now to Kuban there have arrived almost 2,6 thousand volunteers, however the Ministry of Emergency Measures recognises that it is not enough of them. More in detail...

in Krymske water supply is restored in all disctricts of the city, informs an emergency response centre of the Ministry of Emergency Measures. Thus in 118 many-storeyed houses water moves partially: not above the second - the third floors. Pump stations do not work. With details volunteer Konstantin Degtjarin...


INVESTIGATION of CAUSES OF THE TRAGEDY
the First conclusions of investigation of causes of the tragedy to Kuban confirm the version " ": flooding has been called by natural factors, thus a considerable quantity of victims became a consequence of absence of effective system of the notification. More in detail...

REACTION of the AUTHORITIES
Vladimir Putin has held meeting in the Kremlin and in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The meeting in the Kremlin was emergency, conversation with ambassadors for a long time the planned. Two these meetings, according to the special correspondent " " Andrey KOLESNIKOV, black ribbons on national flags in the Kremlin and in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and rigidity from which the president was voiced at both these meetings united. But if in the Kremlin the president cut interlocutors short that they have not told superfluous of unchecked about a situation in Krasnodar territory in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs its victim of a steel of the USA, which now will check up its words on conformity to the representations about the perfect. More in detail...





COMMENTS
the Ministry of Internal Affairs promises to punish distributors of hearings about circumstances of flooding in Krymske. Special correspondent ID " " Oleg Kashin who is in a zone of affliction, has by practical consideration found out the most effective way of neutralisation of hearings and is ready to share this way. More in detail...

" even if there where, on idea, life high level, a good climate and quite good incomes of the budget there is enough, citizens and the heads live on different planets that then occurs in other places? However, anything surprising: alienation is generated by incompetence. It is generated, in turn, by selection on a state post by a loyalty principle. In exchange for loyalty - corruption. The circle has become isolated. It is system ".

Read more in detail: Konstantin Eggert about why Russians do not believe the authorities


Shooting from water basin helicopter Neberdzhaevogo