12 February 2018
On February 12, in one of the rooms on the 15th floor of the Cosmos hotel, an ignition occurred which was promptly identified and liquidated by the Emergency Service of Russia in Moscow.
Thanks to coordinated actions of the hotel administration, about 230 people were evacuated in the shortest time.
None of the guests and of the hotel staff was injured.
Everybody was given warm blankets. Also, a temporary accommodation was provided in the nearest public school at 5 Kosmonavtov Street.
Currently, the Cosmos hotel is working as normal. Causes of the fire are being investigated.