MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On October 6, all constituent entities of the country will carry out comprehensive checks of the readiness of warning systems for the population of the regional and municipal levels.
From 10.40 local time the signal “ATTENTION TO ALL!” by launching electric sirens and loudspeakers, as well as the subsequent replacement of the air of all-Russian compulsory public television and radio channels (up to 1 minute).
The purpose of the inspections is to work out the timely delivery of signals and information to the population about possible dangers in the event of a threat or emergencies of a natural and man-made nature.
EMERCOM of Russia appeals to citizens with a request to remain calm. Sound signaling and substitution of TV air are scheduled.
This year, similar inspections have already taken place on March 3.
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