SES withdrew more than 1.8 thousand explosive objects during demining under Kalinovka

Pyrotechnics surveyed more than 20 thousand hectares of the territory on existence of explosive subjects

The bomb squad seized more than 1.8 thousand explosive objects during demining of the territory after the explosions at military arsenals under the Kalinovka of Vinnytsia region. This is stated in the message of the State service of Ukraine for emergency situations.

It is reported that the scene on the morning of October 9, open fires burning and the explosions of ammunition are observed. Pyrotechnics surveyed more than 20 thousand hectares of the territory on existence of explosive subjects.

“Cleaned from pieces of terrain in 5 km area around the Arsenal. In the course of conducting humanitarian demining work discovered, confiscated and transferred to representatives of the 48 Arsenal 1834 explosive objects”, – stated in the message.

We will remind, in the evening of 26 September at an ammunition depot in Kalynivka, Vinnytsia region there was a fire, entailing a series of massive explosions. Fragments of shells flew into the homes of residents of settlements located around. The result was injured two women. Because of the emergency from the danger zone were evacuated about 30 thousand local residents.

Military Prosecutor of the Central region of Ukraine opened criminal proceedings on the fact of committing acts of sabotage on the territory of the military unit. At the same time, investigators are investigating four main versions of the fire in Kalinovka. President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko at the meeting of the war Cabinet said that the fire at military depots in Ukraine – this is a trend that is a threat to national security. Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said that the demining of the area near Kalinovka will last until the end of November.

According to Goschs, the explosions ceased only on October 3.