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The grouping of the Russian Ministry of Defense with a total number of more than 21 thousand servicemen and more than 1,300 units of special military equipment under the direct supervision of the Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Dmitry Bulgakov, continues to carry out tasks to eliminate the consequences of a natural disaster on the territory of the Republic of Crimea.

Taking into account the coming holiday season, the operational group of the military department is taking exhaustive measures to quickly normalize the situation in the areas of the Crimean peninsula affected by emergencies.

The military cleared 122 kilometers of roads, over 54 cubic meters of territories of socially significant objects (schools, kindergartens, hospitals), homesteads and building facades. More than 51 kilometers of drainage systems and gutters destroyed by the elements have been restored, over 3 thousand cubic meters of garbage have been removed, the channels of two rivers have been cleared, assistance has been provided to the population to remove deteriorated property from 223 houses. The delivery and distribution of more than 320 cubic meters of drinking water to local residents has been carried out.

Elimination of the consequences of emergencies is carried out using 162 units of engineering equipment, 107 dump trucks, 78 filling stations and over 700 trucks of units of the Southern Military District and the Airborne Forces.

In flood-affected settlements, work is underway to clear debris, clean streets and courtyards of residential buildings, drainage and drainage systems from debris and silt deposits, flush roads and adjacent areas, as well as equipment and maintain field water and energy supply. The necessary reserve of “heat guns” is being created for drying basements and basements in residential buildings and administrative buildings.

The emergency areas are divided into areas of responsibility, and the areas themselves are divided into sectors in which responsible officials are appointed to organize control and performance of work. All work is carried out in cooperation with representatives of local authorities, and in private households – individually with each homeowner.

In addition, specialists from radiation, chemical and biological protection units, as well as military doctors in areas affected by emergencies, organized sanitary and epidemiological supervision and control over the implementation of sanitary and anti-epidemic measures, special processing of objects and their disinfection.

9 mobile medical posts have been formed, 350 beds have been allocated in military hospitals on the territory of the Republic of Crimea to provide medical care to the population, of which 100 beds are of an infectious profile.

For reference:

In accordance with the instruction of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and the instructions of the Minister of Defense of Russia General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, about 21 thousand people and 1367 units of automobile and special equipment are involved in the elimination of emergencies in the territory of the Republic of Crimea from the Ministry of Defense of Russia. Work to provide assistance to the population with the participation of military personnel has been deployed in 36 settlements of the peninsula.

Mobile detachments of the Russian Ministry of Defense carry out tasks to eliminate the consequences of an emergency situation caused by heavy rainfall in Crimea, in cooperation with the interdepartmental operational headquarters for eliminating the consequences of an emergency, created by the authorities of the peninsula.

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