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Safety of baptismal pools to be checked by EMERCOM

Safety of baptismal pools to be checked by EMERCOM

In all regions of Russia, baptismal pools will be checked for safety by employees of the Russian Emergencies Ministry. "On the territory of the Russian Federation, the process of preparing fonts for Epiphany bathing has begun. …

Earthquake hits Anapa

Earthquake hits Anapa

According to the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation for the Krasnodar Territory, today, in the morning, an earthquake occurred off the coast of the Kuban, near Anapa and Novorossiysk. …

Ferry to run between Crimea and Kuban

Ferry to run between Crimea and Kuban

EMERCOM of Russia Alexander Kurenkov said that the ferry, designed for 28 large-capacity vehicles, will be launched between the Crimea and the Krasnodar Territory on Sunday. Another one for 21 vehicles will be launched on Monday. …

Fire on Turkish ship extinguished, one person died

Fire on Turkish ship extinguished, one person died

The fire on the ship near the port of Temryuk in the Krasnodar Territory was extinguished, but one person died as a result of the emergency, a source in the emergency services of the Southern Federal District informs. "The fire is …

Russian ship runs aground in Volga-Caspian shipping canal

Russian ship runs aground in Volga-Caspian shipping canal

Today, at the 51st kilometre of the Volga-Caspian sea shipping channel, the ship Volgo-Balt 239 en route to Iran ran aground, the regional department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation for the Astrakhan region …

WWII high-explosive bomb found in Black Sea near Feodosia

WWII high-explosive bomb found in Black Sea near Feodosia

In Feodosia, the WWII explosive object was defused, the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in the Republic of Crimea reports. The ammunition was found in the water near the southern pier of  Feodosia …

Thunderstorm, downpour and wind to cover Moscow

Thunderstorm, downpour and wind to cover Moscow

The storm is expected tonight in Moscow, the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry reports. According to rescuers, from 18.00 to the end of the day, a thunderstorm with rain is expected in the capital. The wind during a …

Crimean rescuers save fishermen on broken boat

Crimean rescuers save fishermen on broken boat

Today, Crimean rescuers returned two fishermen to the shore, the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the region reports. At 11:34 am, the Crisis Management Center received a message that in the area of ​​the villages of Vitino and …

Russian tourists on stand up paddle boards rescued in Abkhazia

Russian tourists on stand up paddle boards rescued in Abkhazia

In Abkhazia, Russian tourists who went out into the open sea on paddle boards in the evening were rescued. "During the control mission at night in conditions of limited visibility at a considerable distance from the coast, a group …

People injured in Crimea bus accident

People injured in Crimea bus accident

Three people were injured in a car accident involving a shuttle bus and a car on the Simferopol-Alushta-Yalta highway, the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Crimea informs According to preliminary data, the driver of …

Oil spill reported near Tuapse

Oil spill reported near Tuapse

An oil spill has been reported in the Black Sea near the Tuapse port. It spreaded over an area of 4,000 square meters, a representative of emergency services informed. According to him, the leakage of oil products occurred at a distance …

Kuban firefighters extinguish landfill near Anapa

Kuban firefighters extinguish landfill near Anapa

This morning, a landfill located near the Verkhniy Chekon farm caught fire to the northeast of Anapa, the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry's Main Directorate for the Krasnodar Territory informed. The dispatcher of …

Natural fire brakes out in Kuban

Natural fire brakes out in Kuban

Rescue services are trying to extinguish the forest litter, which caught fire near Gelendzhik, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the region reports. According to the department, an emergency call was received …

Russian Emergencies Ministry

Russian Emergencies Ministry

Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed Pavel Baryshev, Deputy Head of EMERCOM of Russia, who had held this post since February 2, 2017. The reasons for the decision are not specified. The corresponding decree was published on the …

Crimean firefighters extinguish fire in Saki

Crimean firefighters extinguish fire in Saki

Today, in the Crimean city of Saki, a fire broke out on the 7th floor of a residential high-rise building, the Ministry of Emergency Situations in Crimea reports. "The fire was accompanied by strong smoke. The department of the gas …

Two children die in fire in Moscow

Two children die in fire in Moscow

This afternoon, in the village of Mosrentgen in New Moscow, a "balcony" fire broke out in a nine-story residential building, the press service of the Russian EMERCOM reports. The fire broke out in one of the apartments on the …

Avalanche danger high in Kuban

Avalanche danger high in Kuban

The press service of the EMERCOM Main Directorate of the Krasnodar Territory reports an elevated avalanche risk in the Kuban mountains. Avalanches are possible in the mountains of Sochi from 18:00 today, January 30, until 18:00, …

Lost in Sochi Moscow tourists finally found

Lost in Sochi Moscow tourists finally found

It took the Sochi rescuers almost two days to find tourists from Moscow who were lost in Sochi: today, the press service of the EMERCOM Southern Regional Search and Rescue Detachment reported that the young people were found alive in the …

Private plane crashed near St. Petersburg

Private plane crashed near St. Petersburg

This afternoon, a private plane crashed during takeoff in the Lomonosov district of the Leningrad Region, killing three people, a source informed. A child that was on board with the adults survived, Interfax quotes the source. …