Flooding in Western Ukraine: what is happening in the affected areas (photo, video)

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In the Western regions of Ukraine, which suffered from a massive flood, still cope with the effects of the weather. What is happening there now – have told in a press-service gschs.


So, at the moment flooded are 19 settlements in:

  • Ivano-Frankivsk region – 3;
  • Chernivtsi region – 11;
  • Lviv region – 2;
  • Ternopil region – 3.

There the water is not pumped out of the 147 houses: Ivano-Frankivsk oblast – 15, Chernivtsi – 23, Ternopil – 109. In addition, photoplan of FELDSHERSKO-obstetric item in Bukovina.


Completely under the water had gone 545 basements (Ivano-Frankivsk – 448, Chernivtsi – 68 Ternopil – 23, Lviv – 6) and 982 infield (Ivano-Frankivsk – 463, Chernivtsi – 311, Ternopil – 206, Lviv – 2).

In addition, the flood destroyed 150 miles of roads. Most of the route suffered in Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi regions. Also under the impact of elements hit the bridges and 95 of them destroyed and 200 damaged.

All the rescuers, police and local authorities found:

  • to rescue 478 people;
  • to evacuate 721 of the person;
  • 1324 resettled people;
  • to pump out more than 230 thousand cubic meters of water;
  • to deliver for the population of about 10 tons of food and 25.3 tons of drinking water.


Note that flooding is not the only problem in the West. On the night of 30 June in the Transcarpathian and Volyn region was lashed by rain and Gale-force wind. Without power supply there were dozens of settlements.

Previously, we reported that Ukraine requested assistance from NATO for liquidation of consequences of large-scale floods in the West Ukraine.