In the Russian regions during the day, extinguished nearly 90 forest fires

© RIA Novosti / Igor Alienability in fotoracconti fire protection of EMERCOM of Russia struggling with the effects of natural fires. archival photoIn the Russian regions during the day, extinguished nearly 90 forest fires© RIA Novosti / Igor Ajankohtaista the image Bank

Forest fire forces a day 89 put out forest fires in the regions of the Russian Federation, 23 fire continue to blaze, according to the FBU «Avialesookhrana».

«For the past day in Russia forest fire forces and brought by persons eliminated 89 forest fires on the area of 3 924 hectares. At 00.00 GMT on may 18 on the territory of the Russian Federation in force 23 forest fire in the area of 2 061 hectare», — stated in the message.

Among them, eight fires in the TRANS-Baikal territory, five in the Amur region and the Sverdlovsk region, one in the Chelyabinsk region, Buryatia, Irkutsk region, two – in the Khabarovsk region, said the FBU.

The rugged and remote forest land in the Khabarovsk region, five burning fires, not extinguish them, threats to settlements and objects of economy is not supplemented in the message.

A state of emergency is valid throughout the territory TRANS-Baikal territory and Amur region. A special fire prevention regime was imposed in 40 regions of the Russian Federation.

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