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The Ministry of defense of Russia carried on the New Earth more than 400 former Soviet military buildings that occupied the white bears over the last four years. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the representative of the 12th main Directorate of the military Department Konstantin Shurgalin.
He explained that the decommissioned buildings previously used in commercial and military activities of the Soviet Union, after which they took a fancy to the wild beasts.
“In abandoned houses lived polar bears, which is dangerous for people”, — said the representative of the defense Ministry during the Christmas readings at the Russian geographical society.
He added that after the demolition of the buildings was reclaimed 107.5 per hectare of tundra. “Currently, we are increasingly engaged in collecting and cutting of scrap metal remediation is substantially completed. It was exported to the mainland more than 9 thousand tons of scrap metals, which transferred to the buyers of 6.9 thousand tons”, — he reported.
Clearing New Lands was conducted in three locations: the towns Belushya Lip, the North and next to the airfield Rogachevo.
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