September 1, 2014
Powerful blow up in Donetsk
Local residents suppose the explosion of tactical missile RTC ‘Tochka-U’. They say in local inernet publics that the shell has hit the waste bank, clouds of stratum have risen in the air. The shock wave of explosion damaged windows in nearby residential areas.
Internet users say that the smoke from the explosion can be seen at a distance of several kilometers.
According to another version it was not ‘Tochka-U’ but a mine that hit the warehouse of Donetsk State Plant of chemical goods that produces defense products.
Earlier the forces of the self-proclaimed DNR [Donetsk People’s Republic] began an assault an Donetsk airport. According to the data from separatists a large part of shelling of the city is carried out from that place.
Yesterday local Internet users wrote about shots and explosions that could be heard from the airport.
Separatists informed in social networks about activation of hostilities and sweeping of outskirts of the city.
In the same evening of August 31internet publics of LNR [Luhansk People’s Republic] reported about taking control over Luhansk airport. There is no official data concerning this issue, but pro-Ukrainian activists informed on Internet inform about fights for the airport.