August 20, 2016

Tehran, Aug 19, IRNA – Director General of North Khorassan Province’s Crisis Management Hassan Azimi said that fire of Turkmenistan’s pastures which had spread to a border region has been extinguished.

‘The fire was extinguished with the help of people, border guards, natural resources department and governor’s management,’ Azimi told IRNA.

He said that since the fire is still continuing in Turkmenistan, the Iranian forces are still on alert.

The fire spread to Bayraqayeh, Eshtout and the area’s pastures.


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