The residents of the city of Donetsk have witnessed an explosion of tremendous magnitude that has come to form a mushroom cloud.AUC assume that this is an explosion at a factory or a ballistic missile.
The explosion occurred west of Donetsk around 22:50 local time (20:50 GMT) and caused a shock wave that swept the city. In many parts of Donetsk felt a shock and detonation destroyed windows. According to the data of social networks, the explosion was felt even in the neighboring cities of Makeyevka and Gorlovka.
.As of 12:30 a.m. Monday, there was an on-going violent bombardment of Donetsk by cannon artillery and multiple rocket launchers.
As it turned out, the epicenter of the explosion was in the Kuibyshev region, near a Donetsk state chemical factory. The roar and the glow from the blast was so strong that it could be heard and seen are tens of kilometers away by residents of the Textilschik neighborhood.
“They are bombarding the entire city, it is difficult to say now what exactly happened there two options. Or is a ( tactical ballistic missile) Tochka or explosion at a factory, “he told RIA Novosti spokesman of the Ministry of Defense of the People’s Republic of Donetsk, Eduard Basurin.
Purported satellite view of severe Donetsk explosion, the shock wave swept across the city.
The minister stated that he is studying the exact cause of the explosion.Within a few hours there will be more precise information.
The district chief Kievski of Donetsk, Ivan Prikhodko, wrote on Facebook that the explosion occurred in the village of Peski , west of Donetsk.