On December 25, President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba held a meeting on the situation of the forest fires.
According to the data from the Ministry of Emergency Situations, fires remain in Gulripsh, Ochamchira, Gudauta and Gagra Districts. The Head of State has given an instruction to involve, should the need arise, in the elimination of fires the personnel of law enforcement bodies. The President also instructed the heads of district administrations to keep in touch with the Ministry of Emergency Situations and respond quickly to the Ministry’s requests. The Prime Minister was given an assignment to provide a daily report on the situation.