In the forests of the Far East is ablaze with hundreds of fires

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More than 100 fires raging in the forests of the Far East, RIA “Novosti”.

Eighteen of them, according to the Agency, citing the forestry Department in the Federal district, extinguish. The fight with the others at the meeting of the emergency Committee decided to suspend.

They are in remote areas and do not threaten human settlements, and the costs of fighting exceed the expected harm.

Previously, the government of Yakutia announced in the Verkhoyansk area a state of emergency due to wildfires.