The defense Ministry of the self-proclaimed DND officially assured the shelling of the Donetsk state chemical products shells of reactive systems of volley fire " Tornado ", said on Thursday Deputy commander of the headquarters of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin.
Powerful explosion in Donetsk within the public enterprise of chemical products occurred in the evening of Tuesday, then it caught fire. According to witnesses, the blast was so strong that in parts of the districts in the homes of cracked glass. In law enforcement bodies of the DNR first stated that the explosion occurred due to the ingress of projectiles and MLRS " Smerch ".
"adjusted data of the investigation, the explosion occurred on June 16 in the area of public enterprise himseli in the Kuibyshev district of Donetsk, has been caused in the result of falling volume-detonating missiles MLRS "Smerch" APU " - said Basurin.
about It testifies examination of explosives residues in soil, as well as thorough research of craters and vegetation in the area of destruction, drew the attention of the Commissioner of the Department of defense.
Donetsk state enterprise of chemical products is engaged in the production of industrial explosives, ammunition artillery ammunition and aerial bombs, explosive material and disposal of unserviceable ammunition. Positioned, and canned radioactive waste repository.
the company came Under fire more than once. In October 2014, the Ukrainian army fired at Donetsk ballistic missile complex " Tochka-U ". In February 2015, in the West of Donetsk there was a powerful flash, after which the city swept the blast. It was after the next falling update on the facility site.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict were about 6, 5 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
On the 3rd of June, the Ukrainian Military began after the break shelling across the front line. Under their fire was several towns. The General staff of Ukraine recognized that the Ukrainian Military used against the militia near Donetsk heavy equipment, which had previously been allotted to the rear according to the Minsk agreements. DNR considers the actions of the Ukrainian security forces to disrupt the Minsk agreements.