Details zum Eintrag More than 50 hectares of forests ablaze in Crimea, Emergencies Ministry reports
16.11.19 22:56 [TASS] Welt - Russland und Zentralasien (E)
Winds that complicated the fire-fighting efforts had ceased by Friday morning. The area of a wildfire that broke out on Thursday in Crimea’s mountainous terrain has exceeded 50 hectares, the press service of the regional Emergencies Ministry department told TASS on Friday. "According to the latest information, it [the area on fire] is 52 hectares. Five hundred people and 62 vehicles, including a helicopter and a Be-200 amphibious plane, are fighting the blaze.