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Bishkek- Osh highway will be closed from February 14-20, 2OO6

Forced snow avalanches will start on February 14, 2006, at 8.00 AM on a distant of 117-240 kilometers between Bishkek and Osh. It was stated by Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) press service on February 13, 2006. According to MES experts, shelling will be conducted at the eight most dangerous potential avalanche sites on the highway Bishkek-Osh highway. Because of this the main highway of the Kyrgyzstan will be closed from February 14-20, 2006. /Kabar/

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