Ambulance car in Azerbaijanto: Irada Jalil / RIA Novosti
Two Russians were injured as a result of falling broken a centuries-old plane trees in the courtyard of the Khan’s Palace in the Azerbaijani town of Shaki. On Sunday, July 14, reports TASS with reference to the Ministry of health of the country.
“Two Russian citizens, five citizens of Syria have suffered as a result of the emergency. Their condition is stable,” — said the Agency.
All injuries to 19 people. Four of them were hospitalized in the Sheki Central district hospital in a serious condition. To assist from Baku to Sheki is aimed professionals. President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev took the situation under his personal control.
According to preliminary data, the branch plane trees, planted in 1530, broke and fell due to heavy rain.
The Palace of Shaki khans, a monument of history and culture of world importance. Built in the XVIII century in the elevated North-Eastern part of Sheki on the territory enclosed by walls.
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