Fire in forest belt of Yardimli district continues


August 3, Fineko/abc.az. A fire in a forest belt in a mountainous area near Honuba village of Yardimli district continues.

ABC.AZ reports, referring to the website of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, that a total of 130 personnel of the State Fire Protection Service, Civil Defense Troops and the Southern Regional Center of the MES, as well as employees of the Forestry Center of the Ministry of Ecology & Natural Resources and local residents were involved in extinguishing a fire in a mountainous area with difficult terrain.

Since the morning hours of 3 August one helicopter of the MES aviation detachment has been drawn in extinguishing the fire.