"On July 13, at 17:20, a forest fire in the territory of the Novoaydarsky district, which arose on July 6, was eliminated," the statement said.
As we reported before, at a meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group on the appeal of the Ukrainian side, security guarantees were immediately established to eliminate fires. Thus, it will be possible to attract civilian aircraft near the demarcation line to extinguish fires in the Luhansk region. Deputy Head of the Ukrainian delegation to the contact group Oleksiy Reznikov stated this.
Earlier, a large forest fire in the Luhansk region broke out on July 7. Later, the fire spread to residential buildings, the population was evacuated.
Due to the fitful wind in the afternoon, a few fireplaces of the forest fires (crown) occurred and they spread over the forest to the residential sector of Vovche and Smolyanynovo villages, Novoaidar area.
Fire rescue teams continue to extinguish the flames in the Luhansk region's forest. As of early July 13, there are still separate fire seats moldering in there