KIEV (QHA) -

There has been a heavy blanket of smog hovering over Kiev since last night. The smog got blown away a bit but residents of the left bank are still having trouble breathing.

The smog has been caused by burning woods between the towns of Brovary and Zazimye, press service of Kiev City Council reports.

Kiev residents are advised against venturing out unnecessarily and recommended using gauze masks.

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