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Russian Federation (the): Wild Fire: 2015/04/12-15 Country Information on DRR

Period 2015/04/12-15
Country or District Russian Federation (the)
Event Type Wild Fire
Outline Twenty six people died and nearly a thousand sought medical treatment after wildfires blamed on reckless human behaviour swept through Siberia, Russian authorities said on Monday, 13 April 2015.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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IFRC 2015/04/24
30 people were killed and 5,000 affected. The Russian EMERCOM and the local authorities evacuated more than 4,000 people who currently stay in 23 temporary shelters, and with relatives and host families.

AFP 2015/04/13
Huge Siberia wildfires kill 26

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IFRC 2015/04/24
Russian Federation: Forest Fire (24 April 2015)