fires in Israel
The Department of consular service of the foreign Ministry stated that information about the Ukrainian victims of the fires in Israel were reported. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry in Facebook.
“According to the Embassy of Ukraine in Israel Ukrainian special aircraft carry out activities related to patrolling a mountainous area, the detection and elimination of fires. As 27.11.16 g major fires localized. Ukrainian rescuers are conducting further work to identify and eliminate other places of fire”, – is told in the message.
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At the same time, Ukraine’s Ambassador to Israel Gennady Nadolenko the TV channel “112 Ukraine” said that the fires in Israel liquidated the Ukrainian aircraft tonight they return home.
As reported, during the first five days of forest fires in Israel about 2,500 firefighters contained and put out about 630 fires in the Northern and Central regions. Special fire fighting planes flew about 500 sorties. Ukraine at the request of the government of Israel sent two planes to extinguish fires.