The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will hear the report of the military and security forces due to the explosions in the 6th military warehouse in Ichnia, Chernihiv region, as Svyatoslav Tsegolko, the Spokesperson of the President, reported on Twitter.
“The President summoned the security forces for the report due to the situation occurred in Ichnia, Chernihiv region. The Government is requested to provide all necessary assistance to the people,” Tseholko wrote.
Reportedly, an explosion in the sixth armoury occurred in Ichnia, Chernihiv region.
The air-space within 30 km is shut down, traffic and railway movement are stopped due to the emergency situation.
Ukraine’s Defence Ministry reports that as of 7 am the intensity of the explosions is 2-3 explosions per second.