Ukraine's Foreign Ministry checks the information if there were any Ukrainian citizens among the dead and injured in the Kemerovo fire incident. The consulate service department of Ukraine's foreign ministry reported that on Monday morning.
According to the latest official data, 53 people perished due to the fire that kicked off at a mall in Kemerovo, Russia on Sunday. The firemen extinguished the flames; search and rescue operations continue.
The fire in the shopping and entertainment center in Kemerovo began in the afternoon of March 25. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the fire appeared on the fourth floor, where three cinema theatres and children's playgrounds are located. About a hundred visitors and employees of the complex were evacuated from the shopping center.