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Montenegro asks for EU assistance in the fight against forest fires

Forest fires

22:13
Today
Telegraph

World news:Fires Montenegro has experienced since last week.

Montenegro has applied for EU aid in the elimination of the devastating fires that do not stop in the Central part of the country and on the coast. About it reports RTCG.

Ministry of interior of Montenegro, in particular, appealed to the EU with a request to activate the civil protection mechanism to fight the fires.Before that, the Prime Minister Dusko Markovic and the Ministry of internal Affairs turned the heads of municipalities Herceg Novi, Kotor and Tivat with a request to bring the aircraft to extinguish fires.

As reported, the fires Montenegro has experienced since last week. Now the fire is spreading at a very high speed, thus, increasing the risk that fires will reach the largest resort towns.

Monday morning has already taken place evacuation of hundreds of tourists from the resort of Ponta Paddle, mostly women and children .

 

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