Munitions Depot In Ukraine Rocked By Multiple Spectacular Explosions

first published on March 27, 2017 by

A munitions depot in Balaklia, Kharkiv, eastern Ukraine, went up in a series of spectacular explosions on March 23, 2017, causing incredible damage to the surrounding area and forcing the evacuation of 20,000 people.

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The Ukrainian Defense Minister said the attack was likely the result of an armed drone attack, staged by Russian separatists. The separatists denied the accusations, saying the incident was likely the result of Ukrainian military incompetence.