Assistant interior Minister for civil protection of Croatia Damir Trut said that the result occurred yesterday morning in the capital, Zagreb, a series of earthquakes damaged over 500 residential properties. The consequences of the disaster are still being investigated by the authorities of the city and the country.
As reported, near the capital of Croatia, there were two earthquakes of magnitude 5.3 and 5, resulting in Zagreb had problems with the electricity supply and disruptions in the Internet. In clearing the streets from the debris formed was involved about 200 soldiers, reminds TASS.
Many residents of Zagreb have left their homes and went to the open space. For those who could not return to the earthquake-affected houses and apartments in the city centre were installed feeding stations, people were placed in dormitories. According to the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Croatia, Russians in earthquake have not suffered.