MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
During a working trip to the Syrian Arab Republic, EMERCOM employees took part in a meeting of the Interdepartmental coordination headquarters of Russia and Syria on post-conflict settlement in the SAR and the return of Syrian refugees to their homeland.
As part of the trip, employees of the Russian Emergencies Ministry held working meetings with employees of the emergency services of Syria, and also got acquainted with the work of the fire brigade and civil defense of the SAR.
The Syrian colleagues of the emergency department conducted exercises to eliminate fires and evacuate people, during which they presented Russian specialists with equipment and specialized equipment used in the elimination of emergencies.
As a result of the working trip, negotiations were held with representatives of the emergency services of Syria and employees of the Department of International Affairs of the Ministry of Municipal Administration and Environment of Syria. The Syrian colleagues confirmed their readiness to cooperate with the Russian Emergencies Ministry in the field of personnel training, the development of fire-fighting and rescue sports, the scientific field and the exchange of experience in the field of combating emergency situations.
At the end of the trip, the Syrian colleagues agreed on a draft agreement between the emergency services of Russia and Syria, which will become the basis for the development of further bilateral cooperation.
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