Groisman came to Vinnytsia because of explosions of ammunition in stock

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman arrived in Vinnitsa, not far from where near the village of Kalynivka in a military warehouse exploding ammunition, according to the website of the government of Ukraine.

According to the Ukrainian police ammunition detonated around 10 PM on Tuesday. Residents of the village of Kalynivka and neighboring villages to evacuate. The alarm raised by the police in Vinnytsia, Zhytomyr and Khmelnytsky regions. In place headed by the head of the General staff of Ukraine. Media reported that the stock is stored missiles systems of volley fire «Smerch», «Uragan» and «Grad». In addition, the Ukrainian authorities have closed the airspace in a radius of 50 kilometers from the zone of fire.

«The Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groisman came to Vinnytsia. To the epicenter of the event have already left the representatives of the General staff, Ministry of defense, national police of Ukraine», — stated in the message.

It is noted that Groysman took the situation under his personal control.

At the scene arrived employees of the Central apparatus of the SBU, headed by Vasyl Hrytsak.

This is not the first fire in military warehouses in Ukraine over the past week. Earlier in the Donetsk region on the outskirts of the village near Mariupol lit up the ammunition depot of the Ukrainian security forces, there were several explosions. Later, the explosions stopped, nearby houses evacuated local residents. The press service of the state service for emergency situations on September 23 announced the elimination of the fire.