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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 »

Massive fire hits Ukraine's biggest ammunition depot - Kyiv Post

Massive fires still raged on March 23 at the Ukrainian armed forces’ biggest ammunition depot, near Balakliya in Kharkiv Oblast some 600 kilometers east of Kyiv. The base was rocked by a series of massive explosions of unknown origin, although ...and more »

In Ukrainian ammunition warehouse explosion, Kiev sees a Russian hand - The Sydney Morning Herald

Kiev: Ukraine suspects the Russian military or its separatist rebel proxies were responsible for blowing up a warehouse storing tank ammunition at an eastern military base early on Thursday morning, Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said. Fire and ...and more »

Tens of Thousands Evacuated in Ukrainian Arms Depot Explosion -

Stories in the 'Context” section are not fakes. We publish them in order to provide greater insight for our readers about the techniques, methods and practices used by the Russian government in its information war. March 24, 2017 - 19:50 Context ...and more »

Did the London Attack Give Putin Cover to Kill an Enemy? - Newsweek

Vladimir Putin at the German federal Chancellery on October 19, 2016, in Berlin. Maxim Trudolyubov writes that Trump's proposed deep cuts in the State Department's funding and sharp hikes in military spending could be taken as a plan to relinquish ...and more »

Ukraine: Mass evacuations after weapons depot blast - euronews

Some 20,000 people were being evacuated on Thursday after explosions at a massive arms depot in eastern Ukraine, in what is being treated as an act of sabotage. The fire and blasts engulfed the base in Balakleya, creating apocalyptic scenes. There are ...and more »

Ukrainian Munitions Dump Explodes After Possible Sabotage - Popular Mechanics

A Ukranian arms depot exploded on Thursday in what officials are calling an act of sabotage. The base was in Balakliya in eastern Ukraine, and the explosion has forced the evacuation of nearly 20,000 people. Fortunately there are no reports of injuries ...and more »

Ukraine sees Russian hand behind army warehouse blasts - TRT World

Around 20,000 people have been evacuated following several explosions at an arms depot in eastern Ukraine. Ukraine says a third of the military base is still on fire. (TRT World and Agencies). Ukraine said on Thursday it suspects that Russia's military ...and more »

Apocalyptic scenes as Ukrainian weapons warehouse with 138000 TONNES of explosives is blown up by saboteurs -

A Ukrainian weapons warehouse packed with 138,000 tonnes of ammunition was blown up by saboteurs. Rockets, tank ammunition, grenades and bullets went up in a huge fireball which could be seen for miles. Somehow no-one was hurt in the blast, that ...and more »

KABOOM! Incredible moment rockets fizz across a Ukrainian city after an arms warehouse packed with ammunition and ... - Daily Mail

Dramatic new video has emerged showing rockets fizzing across a Ukrainian city after a massive explosion at an arms depot - amid claims the warehouse was bombed by a drone. The terrifying scale of the blast, which sparked a mass evacuation of 20,000 ...and more »