Sappers defused more than 5.6 thousand of ammunition in Balakliya territory. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.
Thus, the main part of the work was carried out by military deminers on the technical territory and along the perimeter of the military unit. More than 130 servicemen of the engineering troops, six units of engineering vehicles of the IMR-1 type were involved to accomplish these task.
According to Vitaly Bondarenko, an officer of the Central Missile and Artillery Armament of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, military engineers have already found and neutralized more than 5,600 explosive items, 830 of which were destroyed at a special training ground.
Earlier we reported that on March 24 at continuous Balakliya disaster in Kharkiv region, intensity of blasts went down on the arms arsenal a little bit, which allowed to localize the fire. More than 100 military men continue patrolling the city and the near by villages. Another 300 officers from the Kharkiv National Air Forces University were involved to improve the work of coordinative staff.