Fire covers seven hectares in Kazakhstan's Ile-Alatau national park
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 22 / Trend, E. Kosolapova/
Kazakh Ile-Alatau National Natural Park has been burning for two days, the Environmental Protection Ministry reported on Tuesday.
"High temperatures and strong winds are hindering firefighting efforts. The fire covered an area of seven hectares on October 22, at 11.00," the ministry said.
A special commission was created to investigate the incident.