Russia Declares Plan To Clean Up Most Polluted Cities


The Russian Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has set out to fully clean up Russia’s most polluted cities by 2024 within the framework of the state’s national project known as "Ecology", citing data uploaded to the government’s website on Monday. The "Clean Air" section has been added to the project, which seeks to improve the ecological situation in those cities where it is dire, such as Norilsk, Krasnoyarsk, Omsk, Chelyabinsk and Chita.