Firefighters put out all the fires in the forests of the Trans-Baikal region, the Federal Forestry Agency (FFA).
"The situation in the Trans-Baikal region has stabilized thanks largely to professional actions of paratroopers and commandos from the Federal Reserve. To extinguish forest fires in Transbaikalia was airlifted about 30 paratroopers from other regions. They are actively working on putting out the most complex of wildfires in Mogochinsky, Krasnochikoisky and Hilokskaya areas. Through their efforts, managed to contain the spread of fire, "- said the head of the Federal Forestry Agency of the Department of the Siberian Federal District Alexander Gura.
According to statistics from the Forestry Department, from 10 to 15 May in the province operated 63 forest fires, and the area affected by the fire was about 54 thousand hectares.