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Residents of Irkutsk region’s Tulun evacuated amid fears of new flooding

Emergencies ministry’s specialists, police and the administration of municipalities are participating in evacuation

IRKUTSK, July 28./TASS/. Residents of Tulun in Russia’s Far Eastern Irkutsk region are being evacuated as new flash floods are feared, the regional department of the Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations reports.

"Emergencies ministry’s specialists, police as well as the administration of municipalities are warning and evacuating residents of the areas that are at risk of flooding," it said.