MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On July 26, a weekly conference call was held under the leadership of the First Deputy Minister of Emergencies of Russia Alexander Chupriyan. During the meeting, the issue of liquidating the consequences of flooding in the Trans-Baikal Territory, where restoration work is continuing, was raised. Work is underway on pumping out, drying and sanitizing houses, cleaning household plots and removing garbage. 64 people remain in temporary accommodation centers.
A difficult situation with natural fires in Yakutia remains. To date, three Be-200 aircraft and two Mi-8 helicopters of the Russian Emergencies Ministry have been involved in the elimination of the outbreaks. 457 drains were carried out, about 4 thousand tons of water were discharged. In total, over 280 outbreaks operate on the territory of 21 constituent entities. Work continues on the elimination of wildfires in the Republic of Karelia – the main efforts are focused on the protection of settlements and economic facilities.
During the reporting period, fire and rescue units responded to more than 6.9 thousand man-made fires, and voluntary fire brigades were also involved in the elimination of more than 400 of them.
Unfavorable meteorological phenomena led to power supply disruptions, damage to roofs and falling trees in 7 constituent entities of the Volga and Southern Federal Districts. The electricity supply has been restored, and work continues on the restoration of the roofs.
Over 1.5 thousand people were rescued by the fire and rescue units of the EMERCOM of Russia during the elimination of the consequences of more than 2.1 thousand road accidents. More than 260 people were rescued during the rescue and search operations. On July 22, rescuers of the Russian Emergencies Ministry with the help of a helicopter carried out the evacuation of three injured tourists who fell under a rockfall in the mountains of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic. In total, at the moment, more than 870 groups with a total number of 9.2 thousand people are registered on the routes.
The department’s pyrotechnic divisions discovered and neutralized more than 230 explosive objects, including six aerial bombs.
Control over the security of the All-Russian Youth Forum “Tavrida” in the Republic of Crimea.
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