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Evgeniy Zinichev made a report to Vladimir Putin on the work done in Lebanon to eliminate the consequences of a powerful explosion that occurred in the port of Beirut on August 4, 2020, in particular on the search and rescue operation and the provision of medical assistance to hundreds of injured local residents, as well as on the work to counter the coronavirus infection of those who were in a group of specialists from the Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor).
On July 12, during the celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, the Central Council of Veterans of the Ministry visited the Patriot Military-Patriotic Park of Culture and Leisure of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.
Specialists of the Black Sea division of the State Inspectorate for Small Vessels patrolled 30 km of the Black Sea from the village of Chernomorskoye to Tarkharkut Cape, aimed at preventing accidents on the water and get vital rules out to every vacationer.
A multifunctional infectious disease hospital with a capacity of up to 360 people will be built in the near future in the Ivanovo Region to provide high-quality medical care to patients with COVID-19. If the epidemiological situation improves, the hospital can be transformed to treat patients with other infectious diseases.
On August 11, a special Il-76 aircraft of the Russian Emergencies Ministry delivered to Kaliningrad the specialists of the Leader Center for High Risk Rescue Operations. Fifteen people of the personnel, equipment for diving and deep-sea monitoring, and two special vehicles arrived on board the military cargo plane. Until mid-September, emergency demining specialists will examine the remains of a German barge sunk in the Baltic Sea during the Great Patriotic War and will begin lifting and subsequent destruction of ammunition.
In the city of Usolye-Sibirskoye, the Irkutsk Region, additional forces are involved to solve the main tasks of conducting radiation-chemical monitoring and reconnaissance, ensuring the readiness of fire-fighting equipment for setting water curtains in the event of a release of emergency chemicals.
In the subjects of the Russian Federation, the preparedness of educational institutions is being checked for the new academic year. The interdepartmental commissions, which include inspectors of the State Fire Supervision, check not only the technical condition of kindergartens and schools, their preparedness to accept students, but also the child safety.
The day before, the South Regional Search and Rescue Unit of the Russian Emergencies Ministry received information that one of the members of the tourist group felt sick at the Aishkho-1 passage. The group was registered with the Kuban-SPAS Psebaysk Emergency Rescue Unit.
On August 10, a weekly conference call was held at the Russian Emergencies Ministry under the direction of First Deputy Minister Alexander Chupriyan. During the meeting, it was noted that over the past week, the pyrotechnic divisions of the Department found and defused about 900 explosive objects, including 12 bombs.