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 »

Saboteurs Blow Up Ukraine Tank Ammo, Start Massive Fire - Voice of America

This photo provided by Ukrainian Emergency Situations Ministry press service shows a fire raging at a military ammunition depot in Balaklia near Khrakiv in Ukraine, March 23 2017. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email ...and more »

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 »

20000 Evacuated After Fire At Military Arsenal in Ukraine - Bloomberg

This photo provided by Ukrainian Emergency Situations Ministry press service shows a fire at a military ammunition depot in Balaklia near Khrakiv in Ukraine on March 23. Source: Ministry of Emergency Situations Press Service via AP Photo. Kiev, Ukraine ...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

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 »

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

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 Defense Ministry to Ramp Up Security at Arms Depots After Huge Fire - Sputnik International

Security at arms depots across Ukraine will be increased after a huge blaze engulfed a military site in Kharkiv, a spokesman for the nation's Defense Ministry said Thursday. Fire engines. © Sputnik/ STR. Blasts Continue as 15,000 Residents Evacuated ...and more »

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 »