Ukraine: Emergency Evacuation of city ordered after massive fire at Munition Depot
Mar 23, Kiev: Thousands of people are being evacuated from Balakleya in the Kharkov region of Ukraine, after a massive fire broke out at the country's largest munitions depot.
According to reports,explosions have been heard and windows have been shattered. The city is in chaos as hundreds of vehicles stuck in traffic jams after an emergency evacuation was ordered.
Most residents have already been taken out of the city by bus, Sputnik reports, citing a local civil defense source.The authorities so far have no information on casualties.
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