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On August 30, a weekly conference call was held under the leadership of the First Deputy Minister of Emergencies of Russia Alexander Chupriyan. During the meeting, it was noted that today the flood situation is observed in 6 regions – more than 200 residential and country houses, over 5.4 thousand household plots, 2 low-water bridges, 124 sections of highways and 6 socially significant objects have been flooded. The department controls the passage of the flood wave on the Amur River. Rescuers are carrying out preparatory work to protect settlements along the coastline. The provision of targeted assistance continues, the organization of crossings through the flooded areas. Work is underway to pump out flood and groundwater. There are no flooded areas in Crimea and Krasnodar Territory. The work of the damage assessment commissions continues, and comprehensive assistance is provided to the population.

Wildfires are active in 21 regions. In Yakutia, the situation is stabilizing – over the past week, the area of ​​fires has decreased more than three times. During the week, aviation carried out over 280 drains, discharged more than 2 thousand tons of water. In addition, more than 45 tons of material and technical cargo – pumping equipment and power plants – were delivered to Yakutsk by Il-76 aircraft of the Russian Emergencies Ministry.

A fire in the reserve on the border of Mordovia and the Nizhny Novgorod region is liquidated by about 2 thousand people, more than 400 units are involved. technology. The air group carried out more than 500 water discharges.

During the reporting period, fire and rescue units responded to more than 8 thousand man-made fires, and voluntary fire brigades were involved in the elimination of more than 500 of them.

Over 1.5 thousand people were rescued by fire and rescue units of the Russian Emergencies Ministry during the elimination of the consequences of more than 2 thousand road accidents. Over 240 people were rescued during the rescue and search operations.

The department’s pyrotechnics found and defused 340 explosive items, including 33 bombs.

Rescuers EMERCOM of Russia keep under control the safety of the passage of tourist routes by more than 250 groups with a total number of more than 4 thousand people.

To ensure the safety of the Eastern Economic Forum, an additional 50 people arrived from the Amur Rescue Center.

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