posted on Aug, 10 2010 @ 06:58 AM
reply to post by gem_man
Blaming it 'raging wild fires' here:
Raging wildfires in the west of Russia have caused massive devastation and scores of deaths as the country swelters under its most intense heatwave
for 130 years. In this photo a newly-married couple celebrate their nuptials amid a deep layer of smog caused by fires outside the city of Ryazan,
some 111 miles south-east of Moscow. Click through the images below for more.
BTW saw this on the MSN homepage this morning... a bit late maybe for this thread as i havn't read through the whole thing... but a little more:
The Interfax news agency quoted chief health official Andrei Seltsovky as saying there were now 1,300 bodies in city morgues, which have a 1,500
On Monday air pollutants were registered at dangerous levels for the fourth day in a row. Weekend concentrations of carbon monoxide and other
poisonous substances were seven times higher than what is considered safe, and were two to three times higher than the safe limit.
[edit on 10-8-2010 by TruthxIsxInxThexMist]