In St. Petersburg will strengthen security measures in the period of the forum

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Security measures in connection with the St. Petersburg international economic forum (SPIEF) will be strengthened, said the Governor Georgy Poltavchenko in an interview to the leading news agencies of Russia.

St. Petersburg international economic forum, the main issue will be the search for a new balance in the global economy, will be held June 1-3.

«Since today is international terrorism threatens all countries of the world, of course, in connection with the SPIEF security measures will be further strengthened. Details will not tell. But now everything is being done to identify and prevent possible negative effects, primarily the terrorist,» said he.

The Governor reminded that enhanced security measures are taken during all such major events, noting that «at the moment no foreign delegation any concerns or additional requirements on security, we did not show».

«Considering the sad and tragic events, which occurred in St. Petersburg in April, the city government and law enforcement agencies, naturally, made the appropriate conclusions. Today significantly strengthened security measures on public transport, primarily the subway, on objects of life support. Was further developed scheme of interaction of various services,» — said Poltavchenko.

He also noted that recently, «Expoforum» held doctrine of the MOE, it has been tested new equipment. Also held unscheduled inspections of objects that are involved in the organization and conduct of the forum.

«SPIEF will begin work the Staff of the emergency services. The clock duty will be borne recovery teams Lenenergo, Vodokanal, GUP «TEK» and «Peterburggaz». In the event of an emergency situation, they will be able to quickly resolve the issue. The city will provide directly to the service forum 20 ambulances, two helicopters reserves emergency care in 12 hospitals, we have reserved 1.5 thousand beds. Activated reserve energy capacity that all worked without failures. We very seriously prepared, and to ensure fit security very strictly and seriously,» the Governor added.