emergency situations in Caucasus

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Malatia Mall  burns in Yerevan

Malatia Mall burns in Yerevan

In Yerevan, a fire broke out in the building of the Malatia Mall. The press service of the Ministry of Emergencies reported that the fire was assigned second degree of difficulty. 6 fire and rescue squads, response team of the …

No seats: some passengers not allowed on Yerevan-Kiev flight

No seats: some passengers not allowed on Yerevan-Kiev flight

The Armenian Hatk newspaper reported an outrageous incident that occurred today with its correspondent Ani Sargsyan and six other citizens at the Zvartnots airport: they were not allowed to board of the Yerevan-Kyiv flight. The …

Rescuers take off sick Polish mountaineer from Elbrus

Rescuers take off sick Polish mountaineer from Elbrus

A mountaineer from Poland was helped by rescuers on Elbrus, the Ministry of Emergency Situations in Kabardino-Balkaria reports. At 16:05 Moscow time, the department received a signal from the Crisis Management Center that the search and …

US tourists rescued in Georgian mountains

US tourists rescued in Georgian mountains

Four tourists were rescued in the village of Omalo at an altitude of about 1.9 thousand meters above sea level. According to the Emergency Management Service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia, the rescuers left for the site …

Philippine tourist crashes on a paraglider in Gudauri

Philippine tourist crashes on a paraglider in Gudauri

In Gudauri, a Filipino tourist was killed as a result of an accident. The Georgian Interior Ministry reported that the tourist flew from Gudauri on a paraglider, but lost control over the Gudsky Gorge and fell into the Aragvi River. …

Two preschoolers fall out of windows in Tbilisi

Two preschoolers fall out of windows in Tbilisi

Two children of preschool age fell out of the open windows of high-rise buildings in different districts of Tbilisi, the Georgian media reports. The first incident took place in the Didi Digomi area on the outskirts of Tbilisi. There, a …

Drunk man threw himself into Cup of Tears in Pyatigorsk

Drunk man threw himself into Cup of Tears in Pyatigorsk

Policemen in Pyatigorsk detained a man who violated public order during the torchlight procession, the press service of the State Ministry of Internal Affairs in Stavropol reported. The incident took place yesterday at Lenin Square. …

Gas explosion in Makhachkala leaves one man injured

Gas explosion in Makhachkala leaves one man injured

One person suffered as a result of the gas-air mixture explosion in a private residential building in Makhachkala, the press service of the Russian Emergency Ministry informs. It is reported that the incident occurred in the village …

Ten people injured in road accident in Armenia

Ten people injured in road accident in Armenia

Last night, a major road accident occurred in Armenia. As a result of the car crash, ten people were injured, including four children. The tragedy took place on the Yerevan-Yeraskh road - a Toyota Rav 4 collided with a  …

Young man dies on subway tracks in Tbilisi

Young man dies on subway tracks in Tbilisi

In Tbilisi, at the Sarazhishvili metro station, a young man died after falling on the subway tracks, the local media report with reference to the country's Emergency Management Service. The tragedy occurred this morning, the …

Passenger minibus goes up in flames in Poti

Passenger minibus goes up in flames in Poti

A passenger minibus caught fire as a result of an accident near Poti (Samegrelo-Zemo-Svaneti region), the Georgian media reports. The accident happened today in the morning in the resort village Maltakva. The  Mitsubishi minibus …

Clinic in Tbilisi evacuated due to gas leak  

Clinic in Tbilisi evacuated due to gas leak  

In Tbilisi, patients and medical staff were evacuated from the clinic building on Tavkhelidze Street. According to the Emergency Management Service, the evacuation was caused by a strong smell of natural gas. At present, the …

Firemen putting out forest fire in Guria

Firemen putting out forest fire in Guria

A forest fire occurred in a mountainous area in Georgia, the media report. The fire started in the region of Guria, on the border of the villages of Shamokmedi and Gomi, Sputnik Georgia reports. The quenching is complicated …

Number of water poisoning victims grows in Dagestan

Number of water poisoning victims grows in Dagestan

The number of hospitalized with an acute intestinal infection in Khasavyurt increased to 89 people, the press service of the city administration informs. "In the infectious disease ward of the central city hospital, on March 23, …

Policemen fight in Vani restaurant

Policemen fight in Vani restaurant

Three officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia started a fight in one of the restaurants in the city of Vani (Imereti region), the media report. At the moment, the powers of all parties to the conflict are suspended. The …