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The interdepartmental Commission of security Council of Russia has confirmed reliability of the country’s existing system of civil defence (CD). It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the security Council.
It was about this at the Commission meeting of the Russian security Council on military security.
“Noted that the country’s defense system allows to protect the population, material and cultural values in case of military conflicts, as well as hazards arising from emergency situations of natural and technogenic character”, — said the press service.
The meeting also discussed the methods and techniques of civil defense organization, taking into account geographical, climatic and socio-economic characteristics of the regions of Russia.
Special attention parliamentary Committee has given to improving the training of the force and its equipment with modern technology.
GO Russia is a system of measures for the protection of people and property in the country in the event of hostilities, natural disasters or technogenic catastrophes and preparation of such measures, including placement in shelters, evacuation, camouflage facilities, first aid and basic needs of the residents. The objectives are to protect the population against consequences of accidents, natural disasters forecasting, prevention and liquidation of consequences of environmental disasters, accidents and disasters, emergency rescue operations, search of wrecked aircraft, evacuation of the population from cities affected by the severe damage, the accumulation of the Fund protective structures for shelter of the population.
The leadership at different levels assigned to respective managers — the government of Russia, heads of Federal and regional authorities, representatives of local authorities and heads of organizations.
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