Yakutia is the biggest of Russia’s 85 areas, an unlimited territory greater than Argentina. It has confronted a spell of significantly devastating wildfires this yr following months of scorching, dry climate and record-breaking temperatures. Flames beforehand threatened a dozen of villages, and a number of other have been evacuated. The provincial capital of Yakutsk, a number of different cities and a whole bunch of villages have been blanketed in choking smoke from the blazes.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/russias-putin-urges-stronger-response-to-siberian-wildfires/2021/08/14/4810a704-fd16-11eb-911c-524bc8b68f17_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_world | Russia’s Putin urges stronger response to Siberian wildfires