President Petro Poroshenko has ordered the Cabinet of Ministers to organize and send humanitarian aid to those suffered from the earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia, the president’s press service reports.
Accidents and Emergencies
Two civilians were killed and two more were injured in Donbas last week, OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug has said.
Fifteen students and five adults are among those killed in an explosion and shooting at the Polytechnic College of Kerch in Russian-annexed Crimea, "deputy head of the Kerch administration" Dilyar Melgaziyev has told Interfax.
The Fire and Rescue Units of the Main Department of the State Emergency Service in Kyiv city extinguished 127 fires during last week, from October 8 to October 14, according to the SES press service.
Almost 700 schoolchildren were evacuated from a school in Lysychansk, Luhansk region, early on Friday after fragments of a rocket fell on the school's territory, Verkhovna Rada Human Rights Commissioner Liudmyla Denisova has written on Facebook.
The fire at an ammo depot near the town of Ichnia in Ukraine's Chernihiv region has been fully extinguished, the press service of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry has said.
The fire at the arms depots in Chernihiv region has been contained.
Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said that consequences of the emergency situation that occurred at the arms depots of military unit A1479 in Chernihiv region will be liquidated and everything needed for people's safety will be done.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) is considering the theory of a possible act of sabotage at an arms depot in Ichnia district, Chernihiv region, the SBU's press center has reported.
The prosecutor's office has opened criminal proceedings under the article on negligence due to explosions at arms depots in Chernihiv region, the military prosecutor's office of the Central Region of Ukraine has reported on its Facebook page.
Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has arrived in Chernihiv region where fire broke out at military warehouses near the village of Druzhba in Ichnia district.
At least 10,000 people have already been evacuated in Chernihiv region after a fire broke out at arms depots last night, First Deputy Interior Minister Serhiy Yarovy has said.
As of 7 a.m., there were no reports of people injured as a result of explosions that occurred at a military warehouse in Ichnia district, Chernihiv region, early on October 9.
On the night of Sunday, October 7, ground frosts are expected in Ukraine.