Fire in Borjomi-Kharagauli Reserve Extinguished

Politics Materials 8 September 2008 12:41 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 8 September / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia / The fire caused by the Russian troops in the Borjomi-Kharagauli reserve was completely extinguished. This was informed by the Environment and Natural Resources Ministry of Georgia.

The fire broke out in the reserve as a result of bombing by Russian militaries. Thousands of hectares were burned down.

The firefighters and population were trying to remove the fire for several days. Fire covered wide territory which hindered Turkish and Ukrainian firefighters to extinguish it from air.

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