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  • Ukraine munitions blasts prompt mass evacuations - BBC News

    Some 20,000 people are being evacuated after a series of explosions at a massive arms depot in eastern Ukraine described by officials as sabotage. The base in Balakliya, near Kharkiv, is around 100km (60 miles) from fighting against Russian-backed ...and more »

  • Ukraine: Arms depot explodes in act of 'sabotage' - Deutsche Welle

    Ukraine: Arms depot explodes in act of 'sabotage' - Deutsche Welle;

    A series of explosions has hit a warehouse storing tank ammunition and other weapons in eastern Ukraine. The blasts sparked a massive fire, prompting the evacuation of surrounding villages. Ukraine Explosion in Balaklia, Kharkiv Region (Reuters/State ...and more »

  • Ukraine sees Russian hand in ammo warehouse blasts - Reuters

    Ukraine sees Russian hand in ammo warehouse blasts - Reuters;

    Smoke rises over a warehouse storing tank ammunition at a military base in the town of Balaklia (Balakleya), Kharkiv region, Ukraine, March 23, 2017. State Emergency Service of Ukraine/Handout via REUTERS. 1/2. left. right. Smoke rises over a warehouse ...and more »

  • 20000 evacuated at Ukrainian arms depot - The Australian

    Some 20,000 people are being evacuated after a series of explosions at a massive arms depot in eastern Ukraine described by officials as sabotage. The depot, which covers about 370 hectares, has been estimated to contain more than 100,000 tons of ...and more »

  • 20000 evacuated after huge explosion at arms depot in Ukraine - International Business Times UK

    20000 evacuated after huge explosion at arms depot in Ukraine - International Business Times UK;

    No one reported injured as military accuses saboteurs of using drones to blow up ammunition warehouse. Isabelle Gerretsen. By Isabelle Gerretsen. Updated March 23, 2017 10:40 GMT. Balaklia explosion Smoke rises over a warehouse storing tank ...and more »

  • 20000 evacuated after fire at military arsenal in Ukraine - ABC News

    Ukrainian officials say around 20,000 people have been evacuated in the Kharkiv region near the border with Russia after a massive fire at a military ammunition depot. Ukraine's chief military prosecutor, Anatolii Matios, said on Facebook that the ...and more »

  • Arms depot explodes in Ukraine, Kiev blames 'sabotage' - Digital Journal

    Arms depot explodes in Ukraine, Kiev blames 'sabotage' - Digital Journal;

    A series of explosions hit a munitions depot in eastern Ukraine overnight, the military said Thursday, blaming the incident on an "act of sabotage". "A fire broke out ... as a result of an act of sabotage at a depot in the town of Balakliya where ...and more »

  • Unknown saboteurs blow up military base in eastern Ukraine : Military - Press TV

    Unknown saboteurs blow up military base in eastern Ukraine : Military - Press TV;

    A warehouse storing tank ammunition at a military base in eastern Ukraine has been blown up by unknown saboteurs. According to the Ukrainian military, nobody was hurt in the incident which occurred early on Thursday. The base, which contained about ...and more »

  • Ukrainian PM Heading for Kharkiv Region After Ammunition Depot Blasts - Sputnik International

    Ukrainian PM Heading for Kharkiv Region After Ammunition Depot Blasts - Sputnik International;

    Ukrainian Prime Minister was traveling to the country's northwestern Kharkiv Region where explosions at an ammunition depot happened at night. Fire engines. © Sputnik/ STR. Blasts Continue as 15,000 Residents Evacuated From Arms Depot Fire in ...and more »

  • Evacuation Ongoing After Explosions at Ammunition Depot in Kharkiv Region - Sputnik International

    Evacuation Ongoing After Explosions at Ammunition Depot in Kharkiv Region - Sputnik International;

    People are being evacuated after explosions at ammunition depot in Ukraine's Kharkiv region, authorities report. KIEV (Sputnik) – A fire caused by explosions at an ammunition depot in the city of Balakliia in Ukraine's Kharkiv Region has led to the ...and more »