According to the message, yesterday at 9:30 a.m. in Avdiivka, officers of the Civil military cooperation group noticed a demolished building used as ammunition storage and destroyed by artillery shelling. Upon check-up, they found that some of the 82-mm mines had detonated.
The Emergency Service of Ukraine has been brought to the scene. According to preliminary information, the warehouse stores over 100 mines. The dangerous area has been circled by soldiers from the Armed Forces of Ukraine. At the moment, risks of mine clearing and possibilities of involving special engineering equipment are being explored.
According to the groups' officers, the large amount of ammunition poses danger for locals. Information about the finding has been passed to local government and relevant authorities. Explanatory activities are conducted among local civilians.