Powerful explosion in Donetsk on Tuesday evening within a chemical plant, followed by the fire, said the chief of administration of the Kuibyshev district of the city Ivan Prikhodko.
"Was a very Strong explosion. The epicenter is somewhere between Ledgeway and Nitrogen in Donetsk. What exploded, as long as it is unclear, but at first was very strong flash ", - told RIA "Novosti" authorized the Joint center for coordination and control.
for its part Prikhodko said That " the explosion sounded within the public enterprise of chemical products, currently there is a fire. The causes of the explosion are being investigated ". According to witnesses, the blast was so strong That in parts of the districts in the homes of cracked glass. Donetsk state enterprise of chemical products is engaged in the manufacture of industrial explosives, ammunition artillery ammunition and aerial bombs, explosive material and disposal of unserviceable ammunition. In February this enterprise is also a major explosion occurred. After a severe outbreak in the city swept the blast wave, knocking out the glass in many homes. As said the leader of "Right sector" Dmitry Yarosh, the explosion occurred After the shelling, which led the Ukrainian Military. Later, the Deputy commander of the corps of the Ministry of defence DND Eduard Bacurin said That a powerful explosion in Donetsk, which occurred on the night of 9 February, was caused by falling missiles " Tochka-U ".
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