07 May 2021,   11:37
Firefighters battling blaze in the village of Latali, Svaneti

A fire is ravaging the forest near the village of Latali, the Svaneti region.

According to the Emergency Management Service, the blaze has spread to nearby bushes and vegetation. Hotspots are in the vicinity of the slope where a fire has already been extinguished. Around 50 firefighters battling the blaze. More then 100 firefighters will arrive at the scene from Tbilisi, Imereti, and Samegrelo.

Besides, a helicopter is ready to be involved in the process.