THE RUSSIAN PRESS CALLS INTO QUESTION THE AUTHORITIES AFTER DEADLY FLOODS

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“The tragedy of Krymsk (…) is a undiluted proof of what can lead to slight as well as hold up haphazardly,” writes a pro-Kremlin ‘em > Izvestia . The Russian press was in unanimity Monday to pin a country’s incapacity to finish off a array of disasters involving a loosening of internal authorities after a aroused floods which killed during slightest 171 passed in Krymsk nearby Black Sea.

“WHY SO MANY DEAD?”

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Residents check their residence in a locale of Krymsk, scorched by floods, Jul 8.

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“Why so dead?” as a partial a pro-government every day Komsomolskaya Pravda , whilst Moskovsky Komsomolets Assen: “We could have prepared for as well as avoided a mess Krymsk. (…) Even some-more frightening: a inhabitants of any alternative vast or tiny town, of any segment ‘ problem, a nation could knowledge a identical incident . (…) And it is invalid to design a assist of power, during slightest in a initial hours after healthy disasters ” , he said.

Governor Kranodar region, Alexander Tkachev, described a inundate as “a outrageous surprise” , in an talk published Monday in Izvestia . “It’s a mess homogeneous to an trembler … what can you do? Man can not do anything here, there is no possibility” , says he .

DAY OF MOURNING

Russia watched Monday a day of anguish spoken by President Vladimir Putin, whose government of healthy disasters during his initial tenure as conduct of state had led to pointy criticism. Russian President flew by helicopter Saturday a mess area as well as systematic a opening of a sovereign review to weigh a reply of internal authorities to a disaster.

amicable networks, media coverage of a mess was distant from unanimous. “The headlines upon a initial channel, floods, Putin arrives in Krymsk, Putin flies over a area by helicopter, Putin arrives upon a alternative hand, Putin has a meeting” , created as well as Dalia Roshina ironically upon his Twitter comment . This is a initial healthy mess given a lapse of Vladimir Putin in a Kremlin after 4 years as Prime Minister.