Refat Chubarov, the well-known leader of the Crimean Tatar community Facebook wrote in his post that the explosion took place in the ammunition depot
Telegram and others social spread in the media video and the photos show that explosion It happened on the morning of August 16 in Dzhanskoy district of the peninsula. This district of Ukraine the main part is near the administrative border.
Refat Chubarov, the well-known leader of the Crimean Tatar community Facebook wrote in his post that the explosion took place in the ammunition depot.
Governor appointed by Russia to the province Sergey Aksyonov said that two people were injured, residents were evacuated.
Local called “Crimea Wind”. news according to the news of the organization, the transformer in the electric substation exploded on the morning of August 16 and fire started. It is not known if the two incidents are related.
No official cause of the explosion was given, but satellite images showed widespread destruction at the base. Many observers because of the explosions Ukraine said that his forces are responsible.
Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyadviser to Mykhailo Podoliak In a Twitter post, he wrote that the latest explosions are a reminder that “Russian-occupied Crimea is close to warehouse explosions, a high risk of death for invaders and thieves.”
who began to invade Ukraine on February 25 Russia He faced heavy sanctions from the West.