338.3 HECTARES OF MATURE FIELDS SUFFER FROM FIRE IN ARTSAKH IN SUMMER MONTHS

STEPANAKERT, August 31 (Noyan Tapan). 17 big fires were registered
in Artsakh this summer. Grigory Gasparian, Chief of the division
on Fire-Rescue Forces of the NKR Emergency Situations Department,
told NT's correspondent that a total of 6,405 hectares have burned,
338.3 hectares of them have been mature fields. According to him, the
guilty persons and the reasons for fires have already been disclosed.