To a place of a fire and explosions on 61 - m an arsenal of the Southern expeditious command of Land forces of Ukraine in the Kharkov area follow 6 more fire tanks.
The Minister of the Ministry of Emergency Situations Vladimir Shandra reported to journalists about it before a special session of the Governmental commission on questions of emergency situations in connection with a fire and explosions of ammunition on an arsenal near the city of Lozovaya in the Kharkov area.
As the correspondent of the UNIAN reports, to a place of an emergency situation "fire tanks which can localize a fire are tightened. There already 2 fire-prevention tanks work and are tightened 6 more - for fire clearing directly around explosions".
V. Shandra reported that VSMChS forces are involved in elimination of an emergency situation from the Kharkov, Donetsk and Dnepropetrovsk areas. According to the previous data, the maximum radius of scattering of splinters of ammunition which are stored on an arsenal, can't exceed 4 kilometers.
Press - service Ministry of Emergency Situations.