Peat fire near Yekaterinburg burns on

13 August 2010 (16:28)

UrBC, Yekaterinburg, August 12, 2010. Peat-bogs are still on fire next to Ganina Yama church site near Yekaterinburg.
‘According to the preliminary data available, the fire area comes to 200 sq m. At the moment, the peat deposit is being washed through,’ Sverdlovsk Region’s division of Russia’s Ministry of Emergencies informed UrBC.
The Ministry says the fire is not dangerous for the church buildings.

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