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Today is exactly 9 days since the tragic death of the head of the Russian Emergencies Ministry Yevgeny Zinichev. According to the Orthodox tradition, family and friends gathered today at his grave in the Northern Cemetery of St. Petersburg. A memorial service for the deceased and a memorial service took place here. The ceremony was also attended by the heads of the EMERCOM of Russia, representatives of the country’s authorities.

Recall that on September 8, the head of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, Yevgeny Zinichev, died saving a person during an interdepartmental exercise to protect the Arctic zone from emergencies in Norilsk. The head of EMERCOM of Russia was posthumously awarded the title of Hero of the Russian Federation. On September 10, he was buried at the Northern Cemetery of St. Petersburg.

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