20 January 2021,   14:59
Fire in Svaneti cannot be localized

The fires in Mestia, Etseri and Tskhumeri forests cannot be localized.

According to both village governors, fires broke out in the woods late last night.

As the district governor Tamazi Subeliani told Kurieri, about three hectares of trees were burnt or damaged. As for Etseri, almost one hectare has been burnt.

Special services try to localize fire at both locations, with local residents involved in emergency management.

There is no danger of spreading fire in the settlements.