Mass flooding leaves Russia's Krasnodar trapped under water
Footage from Russia's Krasnodar shows mass flooding that hit the city on Tuesday. Due to heavy rain, buildings and cars were trapped under water, and in some places, the water was almost waist-high, APA reports quoting Press TV.
07:06 18 July
The Ministry of Emergency Situations disseminates information in connection with a strong fire in Agsu
The Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan disseminated information in connection with a severe fire in the Agsu district.
00:42 13 July
Ministry of Emergency Situations: The fire in Agsu is extinguished
Today at 16.15 pm the Crisis Management Center of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations received information about a fire on a sloping field near the village of Khanabad, Yevlakh region, the Ministry of Emergency Situations told APA.
21:37 12 July
Electricity supply is fully restored in Baku
Thanks to the efforts of firefighters of the Ministry of Emergency Situations managed to localize the fire in the wheat fields of the Agsu district, this is stated in the message "Azerenerji", APA reports.
21:12 12 July
Three people drown in Caspian Sea
Three people drowned in the Caspian Sea, APA reports quoting to the website of the Ministry of Emergency Situations,
22:50 11 July
Fire breaks out in Azerbaijan forest belt
A fire broke out in a forest belt near the village of Yukhari Seyfeli in Azerbaijan’s Shamkir district, the Ministry of Emergency Situations told APA.
14:51 11 July
Fire that broke out in Yardimli mountains contained
A forest fire that broke out in the mountains near the Shikhlar village of Yardimli district on June 5 has been largely contained.There is no visible fire in the area except for some sources of smoke which are now being extinguished, the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) told APA.
10:31 07 July
Three people drown in Azerbaijani sector of Caspian Sea
The Crisis Management Center of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations on Friday received information that three people drowned in the sea in Baku’s Sabunchu district, the ministry told APA.
18:50 06 July
Ministry: Fire in territory of Azerbaijan Thermal Power Plant extinguished - UPDATED
On Thursday at 08:25am, the Crisis Management Center of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations received information about a fire that broke out in the territory of Azerbaijan Thermal Power Plant located in the country’s Mingachevir city, the ministry said in a statement.
13:20 05 July
Interior Minister : "In connection with the lack of electricity, no serious crimes were committed"
"Immediately after the incident, I, guided by your instructions, gave instructions on what actions we need to take in emergency situations. The Ministry of Internal Affairs, together with other structures, has developed and begun to implement additional measures to protect the order, ensure security, " said Interior Minister Ramil Usubov at a meeting chaired by President Ilham Aliyev on the state of the country’s energy system, APA reports.
06:31 05 July
Kemaleddin Heydarov: “None of previously stated remarks were not taken into account”
"I went to the spot where the accident occurred. I noticed that the oil inside the section of the current was spilled and burned the cables in the channels,” said Minister of Emergency Situations Kemaleddin Heydarov at a meeting chaired by President Ilham Aliyev on the state of the country’s energy system.
01:45 05 July
Azerbaijani President: "Serious investigation into the situation in the energy system should be carried out, the perpetrators should be brought to justice"
"I want to express my gratitude to all the Azerbaijani citizens for their support, understanding and civic solidarity," said President Ilham Aliyev at a meeting on the state of the country’s energy system.
23:06 04 July
Prosecutor General: "Criminal case was initiated in connection with the incident at Mingachevir TPS"
A criminal case was initiated in connection with the incident at Mingachevir Thermal Power Station, said Prosecutor General of Azerbaijan Zakir Garalov at a meeting chaired by President Ilham Aliyev on the state of the country’s energy system.
21:20 04 July
Emergency Situations Minister Kamaladdin Heydarov visits Mingachevir
On July 3, 2018, electricity supply to 39 cities and districts of the republic, including the cities of Baku and Ganja, was interrupted due to an accident at a voltage transformer at one of the substations of Azerbaijan Thermal Power Station LLC in Mingachevir. In order to investigate the causes of the incident and eliminate the consequences, a state commission was set up under President Ilham Aliyev's order dated July 3.
17:40 04 July
The evacuation process has been fully implemented in Baku Metro and the subway is equipped with electricity
The evacuation process for those who stayed in stations and tunnels as a result of the problem of energy supply in Baku Metro has been completed.
20:45 03 July
MES: Works to eliminate the accident underway, evacuation process goes on
The process of eliminating the consequences of the accident is under the control of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
20:22 03 July
Azerbaijan sets up commission to investigate cross country power failure
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to establish a State Commission in connection with an accident that occurred at one of the substations of the Azerbaijan Thermal Power Plant.
14:38 03 July
Deputy PM and Azerenergy chairman visit Mingachevir
Azerbaijan’s First Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov and Chairman of Azerenergy OJSC Etibar Pirverdiyev have visited the Mingachevir power station in order to give instructions to eliminate the consequences of the accident, APA’s local bureau reports.
11:16 03 July
MES: Fire extinguished in Mingachevir TPS, electricity supply being restored - UPDATED-1
Currently, the situation at Mingachevir TPP is under control and the fire has been extinguished, cooling actions continue, APA reports quoting the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
02:02 03 July
Int’l competition and nationwide championship of junior rescuers and firefighters end in Gabal
The winners of the 6th International Tournament "Junior Rescuer" and the 7th Republican Junior Championship "Junior Rescuer and Firefighter" held in Gabala district have been rewarded.
18:07 30 June