The fire near the airfield in Kursk was eliminated, it was extinguished for more than a day. This was announced by head of the region Roman Starovoнt in his Telegam channel.
According to him, the oil reservoir caught fire, the fire was assigned the 3rd category of complexity. More than 200 people were involved in its liquidation.
As previously reported, a strong fire broke out at an oil storage facility near the airfield in Kursk on December 6. The authorities of the Kursk oblast announced the attack of the Ukrainian UAV. Ukraine has not officially confirmed the involvement of the AFU in this incident.