Pyrotechnics cleared 35 of the 80 sites of mine


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In Chernihiv region after a fire and explosions on the territory of 6 Arsenal defense under Ichnya seized 9578 explosive objects. About it reported in a press-service gschs.

“Withdrawn 9 thousand 578 explosive ordnance (per day – 1 157 thousand), worked out 282 a message to the population about the discovery of ammunition (per day – 2)”, – stated in the message.

In addition, since the early works cleared 35 of the 80 plots for clearance, and 16-kilometer zone of contamination is reduced to 10 kilometers. In the area of emergency employs 545 people and 124 units of equipment.

We will remind, in the night of 9 October 2018 on an Arsenal near the town of Ichnya of Chernihiv region started a fire and explosions of ammunition. According to the regional administration, 63 people sought medical assistance because of poisoning by combustion products. As a result of PE were damaged 80 houses in ten settlements located in close proximity to warehouses.