According to the order of the President of Azerbaijan in connection with the fire in Turkey, employees of the State Fire Protection Service and Special Risk Rescue Service left for the brotherly country. We are already in Turkey and will go to the scene, the head of the group of Azerbaijani firefighters sent to Turkey, chief of the fire equipment department of the State Fire Protection Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations Nazar Bakhishov to APA at the scene.
The head of the department said that a helicopter was involved to extinguish the fires: “We are always with the Turkish state, just as Turkey is with us,. We have always supported each other as one nation, two states.. 252 personnel and 54 vehicles were involved in extinguishing the fires. I am confident that professional firefighters will show real selflessness in extinguishing fires."