Explosion at ammunition depot in Donetsk

Source : 112 Ukraine

Causes of the fire are unknown, the evacuation of the civilians is being held
20:16, 25 September 2019

The civilian evacuation is being held in one of the occupied Donetsk regions where the explosion of the ammunition depot has happened. The State Emergency Service of the so-called Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) reported that. 

It was reported earlier that the explosions took place and a fire started in Kuibyshivskyi region in the morning on September 25. 

The plume was seen above the city and the explosions were heard. 

Later, officer of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Anatoliy Shtefan confirmed the explosions were exactly in the ammunition depot. 

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As we reported earlier, the rescuers had localized fire sources at the military arsenal near Kalynivka (Vinnytsia region), covering about 2 hectares as a result of ammunition explosions.

It happened on the territory of the military unit A1119.

“97 Emergency Service rescuers and 20 units of special equipment are involved in the liquidation of the fire,” the message says.

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