As of 9:00 on April 24, the rescue team localized one of the three fires in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone.
Accidents and Emergencies
24 April 2020
23 April 2020
The rescue team continues to fight fires in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone and in Zhytomyr region; there is already less fire.
22 April 2020
On April 22-23, considerable avalanche danger is expected in Ukraine’s Carpathian mountains.
20 April 2020
Three fires in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone and Zhytomyr region have been brought under control, Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has said.
16 April 2020
Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant facilities, other critical infrastructure were not affected
14 April 2020
Radiation levels in the city of Kyiv, Zhytomyr and Kyiv regions are within normal limits, according to the Public Health Centre.
13 April 2020
Firefighters of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine extinguished 5,859 fires during the last week, from April 6 to April 12.
Iran has delayed the much-anticipated download and analysis of flight recorders recovered from the wreckage of a downed Ukrainian passenger jet due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to CBC News.
09 April 2020
Russian tankers overloaded with oil products and other fuel and lubricant cargoes have polluted the waters of the Black and Azov Seas off the coast of the temporarily occupied Crimea, the prosecutor's office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea has reported.
07 April 2020
A bus carrying Ukrainian citizens to an evacuation point at the Tysa checkpoint in Ukraine's Zakarpattia region got into an accident on a highway near Budapest, Deputy Chairman of Zakarpattia Regional State Administration Ihor Shynkariuk has reported on Facebook.
19 March 2020
On March 19-20, considerable avalanche danger is expected in Ukraine’s Carpathian mountains.
16 March 2020
The State Emergency Service of Ukraine saved 41 people and extinguished 2,692 fires during the last week, from March 9 to March 15, according to the press service.
Moderate avalanche danger is expected in Ukraine’s Carpathian mountains.
12 March 2020
A Mercedes-Benz Sprinter minibus carrying a group of Ukrainian migrant workers collided with a bus in northern Slovakia in the early hours of Wednesday, March 11, according to Zilinak.