The situation in the territory of the Central Artillery Ammunition Depot is controlled and safe

2019-11-15 16:22:00 | ID: 54028

On November 15, at 2.30 p.m., according to the notification of the Central Artillery Ammunition Depot, about 20 explosions have been heard at the technical territory of the depot. Disposal of ammunition residues and their elements that cannot be transported have taken place there. It was carried out in accordance with the established procedure and taking into account all security measures.

Measures are being taken in the technical area of the military unit to localize the area of disposition of ammunition residues and their elements.

As of 3.13 p.m. no explosions were recorded.

There is no threat to the local residents and infrastructure. Ammunition repositories are safe.

As the result, 4 servicemen were injured. They were promptly transferred to the medical facilities.

We want to inform with grief, that 2 military sappers have died.

Ministry of Defense of Ukraine expresses sincerest condolences to the families and loved ones of the deceased servicemen!