In Yakutia, the situation with forest fires remains the most difficult in the entire Far East. During the day the fire passed more than 18 thousand hectares. In total, since the beginning of the fire-dangerous season, fires were recorded on an area of almost 800,000 hectares.
Employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations are going to make explosions in the most difficult parts of the taiga, which are littered with fallen trees. Also artificial rain will be caused.