On the instructions of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, a BE-200CS amphibious aircraft of the Ministry of Emergency Situations has left for the Republic of Turkey.

According to Report, upon the order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, to contain the blaze and prevent its further spread, the third group of fire and rescue forces of the Ministry of Emergency Situations will leave for brotherly Turkey at 10:00 a.m. (GMT +4).

The fire and rescue team includes 40 firefighting vehicles and 150 firefighters.

Notably, on the instructions of President Ilham Aliyev, the first group of 100 employees of the relevant fire and rescue forces of the Ministry of Emergency Situations left for Turkey on July 30 to extinguish forest fires and prevent them from taking broader scale.