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Emergencies Ministry of Kyrgyzstan receives first batch of fire trucks

The Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan received the first batch of new fire trucks. Press service of the ministry reported.

Another 58 units of the special equipment will be delivered in February 2022.

The fire trucks were made in Russia, the Ministry of Emergency Situations purchased them with financial assistance from the World Bank.

At least 2,801 fires were registered in Kyrgyzstan from January to November 2021.

The head of the ministry, Boobek Azhikeev, said that a new helicopter would be purchased next year for the needs of the Ministry of Emergencies.