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MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

In connection with the passage of a cyclone on the territory of the Moscow region, the airmobile groups of the Center for Rescue Operations of Special Risk “Leader” and the Noginsk Rescue Center of the EMERCOM of Russia are on alert. In the composition of 70 employees and 10 units of highly passable equipment. Rescuers are ready to provide assistance to the population in areas with the most difficult meteorological conditions.

Large-scale work was carried out by the Moscow Department of EMERCOM of Russia within the framework of informing the population about unfavorable weather events. Rescuers informed Muscovites about the approaching bad weather directly in places of mass stay of people.

In city parks and recreation areas, mobile loudspeaker warning systems alerted travelers to increased winds and warned of possible threats due to the speed of expected gusts.

In addition, the employees of the Russian Emergencies Ministry personally warned the vacationers and asked them to leave the territory, potentially dangerous in the emerging weather situation, and spend the next hours at home or in any capital buildings.

In Crimea, almost 500 rescuers are helping to cope with the consequences of bad weather. Several storm warnings continue to operate on the territory of the peninsula. The EMERCOM of Russia employees were involved more than 80 times in eliminating the consequences of the disaster, including 66 times they helped in sawing and cleaning fallen trees. To minimize the consequences of the passage of a storm on the territory of the peninsula, the work of operational groups of local fire and rescue garrisons has been organized. Additional forces and means of the Main Directorate of the EMERCOM of Russia in the Republic of Crimea were sent to the territories subject to flooding. The actions of the units are coordinated by the specialists of the operational interdepartmental headquarters.

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