Bloomberg News

Nine Paratroopers Die Trying to Put Out a Forest Fire in Siberia

June 06, 2012

Nine paratrooper-firemen died in Russia’s Tyva region in Siberia while trying to put out a wildfire, the country’s Federal Forestry Agency said in a statement on its website today.

To contact the reporter on this story: Ilya Khrennikov in Moscow at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: John Viljoen at

American Apparel's Future

(enter your email)
(enter up to 5 email addresses, separated by commas)

Max 250 characters

blog comments powered by Disqus