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The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has promised the acting Governor of the Irkutsk region Igor Kobzev come in Tulun, which suffered after the floods last summer. It is reported RIA Novosti on Thursday, July 30.
Earlier, the Russian leader held a videoconference meeting on the environmental situation in the city of Usolye‑Siberian the Irkutsk region. In particular, he instructed immediately isolated industrial site broken today of the chemical enterprise “Usoliekhimprom” and provide its security forces with Regardie.
28 Jul Kobzev declared intention to protect the resources of the region from encroachment and destruction. According to him, natural wealth of the area needs to serve its residents, now, however, this principle does not work.
The President has twice visited the town of Tulun, most affected by natural disasters. In total, the region has been flooded 11 thousand homes, injured more than 45 thousand people. The actions of the authorities on liquidation of consequences of flooding, in particular Sergey Levchenko, who was then head of state, has repeatedly criticized Putin. Levchenko was dismissed in December 2019.
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