Forest Fire (42223 ha) in Russian Federation 28 Apr 2022

Event summary

This forest fire can have a low humanitarian impact based on the and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1005983
Countries: Russian Federation
Start Date - Last detection*: 28 Apr 2022 - 10 May 2022
Duration (days): 12
People affected: 1404 in the burned area
Burned area: 42223 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)


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“Working ahead of the curve”: a representative of Avialesookhrana talk ... 2022-05-07T08:46+0200.

The Russian method of fighting forest fires is more effective than that used by a number of other countries. Alexey Naryshkin, head of the public relations department of the FBU Avialesookhrana, spoke about this in an interview with RT. Acc
Cyprus seeks permission from Brussels to supply helicopters from Russi ... 2022-05-02T18:29+0200.

NICOSIA (TASS): The authorities of the Republic of Cyprus are seeking permission from Brussels to purchase, bypassing EU anti-Russian sanctions, helicopters from the Russian Federation capable of ext-inguishing forest fires. This was announ

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