MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
Today in the Republic of Karelia there are 30 foci of natural fires on an area of active combustion of 54 hectares. In the five-kilometer zone, two wildfires continue to operate in the Suoyarvsky and Segezha districts. Firefighters carry out work around the clock to extinguish fire and protect settlements in smoke and high temperatures. The governing bodies and forces of the Suoyarvi district level of the territorial subsystem of the RSChS operate in the “Emergency” mode.
A group of 419 people and 69 pieces of equipment, including three aircraft and two fire trains, were involved in extinguishing the fire.
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