Snowfall in the Balkans does not spare neither the president nor the patients

Pyatidesyatipyatiletny Khalid clearing snow until dusk and give way to the entrance of his home in the Sarajevo area Dobrinja. The snow cover in the Bosnian capital exceeds 100 centimeters. In mountainous areas, such as Belashnitse, snow has already reached two meters.

"There's no way. If tomorrow the snow will not stop, we just have nowhere to dump it!" — Khalid worries, pointing to swept cars and dumpsters.

"This we have never been — according to local veteran. — In Sarajevo, a lot of snow fell in 1984, when the Olympics was held, and another in 1999, but what

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Heavy snowfall and prolonged frosts cut off from the outside world Balkans

Thousands of people in the Balkan countries were cut off from the outside world due to snow drifts, disturbances and transport disruptions to energy supply, the number of casualties is growing, according to regional media.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

According to doctors, at least six people died Friday in the former Yugoslav republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (five — in the capital of Sarajevo and one in Mostar) for reasons related to the bad weather conditions. In one case was not timely provided medical care because of snow drifts on the roads, in the other cause of death was physical

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In Germany, the fire killed two thousand animals

The fire at the pig farm in southern Germany, thousands of animals were killed 2.3, reports Agence France-Presseso reference to police Aalen (Aalen). A fire at a farm in Vesthauzen-Lippahe (Westhausen-Lippach) began in the evening on January 31.

Most pigs on the farm were killed either in the fire or suffocated by carbon monoxide. Still about 500 animals had to score. None of the farm workers is not hurt.

On fire reported a group of young people who were close to the farm, said in an interview Schwaebische Post police spokesman Bernhard Cohn (Bernhard Kohn). To quench the fire 100

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Abnormal cold in East Kazakhstan

Abnormal cold paralyzed East Kazakhstan!

Ust-Kamenogorsk hospitals do not have enough places for frostbite, and public utilities have to build warm booths patrol officers.

In Semey, in the midst of cold weather freeze entire apartment buildings. And this at a time when forecasters do disappointing forecasts: the beginning of February will be even colder.

In eastern Kazakhstan, as warned, came sorokogradusnuyu cold! Streets plunged into a thick haze, the people have disappeared, almost invisible cars. A hospital unprecedented influx frostbitten. In this department to 15 beds for 28 people.

Ivan Tkachenko, a resident of Ust-Kamenogorsk:

— Returning home, and

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Heavy snowfall in New York State

More than 80 centimeters of snow fell unexpectedly in the middle of New York on Monday. Local authorities have declared a state of emergency, according to Associated Press.

American drivers in no hurry to change shoes in the winter wheels. It does not matter that the court already the middle of winter. Anyway tomorrow or snow melt, or it will be removed. The result — on the screen, transfers 24tv.ua

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Cold in Ukraine has already killed 12 people

With the onset of cold weather in Ukraine from hypothermia killed 12 people, eight of which were frozen in the street. Last day of hypothermia 5 people died.

As the channel 24 news with reference to Ministry of Emergency Situations, 27-29 January 339 people applied to hospitals with hypothermia and frostbite. Of these, 285 people were hospitalized.

As of Sunday morning, in Ukraine there are 1442 points heating.

During the day, 5700 people contacted items for warmth and food for the entire period of work — more than 8000 people.

Subzero temperature in Ukraine will last

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In Tomsk residents complain to the sound of explosions

The inhabitants of Tomsk and the neighboring villages hear explosions from the landfill in Jurg Kemerovo region, where every day is recycling ammunition, reported news agency "Interfax-Siberia".

"We have received calls from residents of Tomsk and the Tomsk region, the people heard the sound of explosions. It turned out that it sounds Yurginsky ground "- said the chairman of the Agency for Civil Defense and Emergency Situations of the regional administration Konstantin Belousov.

He said that the calls came from residents of high-rise buildings.

Distance from Tomsk to Jurga is about 98 km.

Disposal of ammunition resumed January 20, 2012

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Snow paralyzes Europe

Half of Europe was under the snow. Roads chaos, canceled flights. Ubiquitous power outages. More Igor Yanyutin.

Heavy snowfall slept most of the Balkans and Eastern Europe. Two days of incessant blizzard made the roads impassable. In many places, piled 3-meter layer of snow. In Romania, the Prime Minister ordered the army and sent tanks to clear roads and rescuing stranded motorists on the road. Over the past day were saved from hypothermia passengers hundreds of machines. However, they were claims to the authorities.

— Yes, of course, the government helps us, tea carries. Just kidding! In

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In Transbaikalia ask permission to use poisons to deal with the wolves

The authorities intend to address Transbaikalia to the government to allow the use of previously banned poisons to control the wolf population, a population which is twice the rate — predators causing millions of dollars damage agriculture and threaten people, told RIA Novosti the edge of Parliament.

"Relevant initiatives of governments in the region on Tuesday, supported by the Council Legislative Assembly. Was noted that at this time, every effort to reduce the five thousandth wolf population, but without the use of poisons to deal with the problem is not yet possible," — said the source.

According to him,

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About 40 people were killed in a landslide in Papua New Guinea

The landslide caused the death of about 40 people in the mountainous central part of Papua New Guinea, about 20 people are reported missing, reports on Wednesday, the Associated Press referring to the head of the Center for Emergency Management Mosi Martin (Martin Mosi).

Landslide completely covered two villages in a time when local residents were asleep. The roads leading to the villages were blocked.

The exact number of victims is not reported.

The total area of destruction was about two kilometers.

"People were buried alive, and, as I have heard, some of them — the children," — said the

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