Moscow fully prepared underground shelters for evacuation of people


Deputy chief of Moscow’s Emercom division, Andrei Mishchenko said that underground shelters for people in Moscow are 100% ready, and can cover the entire population of the city.

“As a result of introducing of a new approach to civil defense in Moscow, we carried out an audit of the city’s underground space, and that allows us to plan the cover for 100% of the population,” he said.

Mishchenko also noted that the civil defense in the capital is being improved in the following areas: further development of the regulatory framework, modernization of control and warning systems, further development of civil defense forces, improving the system of training of the population for civil defense, development of international cooperation in civil defense.

Source: RIA


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