Ukraine's Defense Ministry to store ammo in concrete depots, learning from past mistakes New depots will have 24/7 video surveillance and tighter security along the perimeter.
15:40, 19 February 2020
Explosions hit ammo depots in Ukraine's Kalynivka No casualties have been reported.
14:40, 11 September 2019
U.S. to give Ukraine US$4 mln for stepping up ammo depot security The parties have signed a respective memorandum.
09:58, 26 June 2019
SBU foils plot by Russian intelligence to blow up ammo depot in Ukraine Russians recruited a Ukrainian serviceman working at the site threatening to hurt his family living in the occupied part of Donbas.
23:40, 06 May 2019
Over 130 ammo depots to be built across Ukraine The construction cost the budget some UAH 4.3 billion.
11:00, 19 April 2019
Ukrainian troops intercept drone spotted near ammo depot – General Staff Security measures at military arsenals across the country have been increased following a series of devastating acts of sabotage, which many believe have been carried out with the use of unmanned aerial vehicles.
09:50, 09 January 2019
Martial law in Ukraine: All UAVs spotted over military facilities to be shot down – Defense Ministry Persons who have launched or managed the UAVs will be detained and brought to justice in line with applicable law.
16:30, 29 November 2018
Ukraine military spot signal of unidentified UAV near ammo depot in Kirovohrad region – General Staff The command of the military unit immediately boosted security measures at the site and inspected the technical area for any alien objects.
14:40, 13 November 2018
Over 75 military brought to responsibility over ammo depots blasts - minister In particular, more than 20 generals were reprimanded.
10:20, 12 November 2018
Massive fire at Ukraine's ammo depot result of sabotage – prosecutors The investigation is not yet ready to affirm the type of an explosive used by a sabotage group or name the culprits.
21:50, 07 November 2018
Anti-sabotage drills: Ukrainian spec-op troops penetrated country's biggest ammo depots - journalist One of the groups participating in the exercises secured unhindered access to one of the ammunition storage facilities in central Ukraine in broad daylight.
17:20, 21 October 2018
Ammo depot fire aftermath: 96% of affected area cleared, explosions stop Sixty-nine buildings in 20 settlements around the emergency site have been restored.
15:20, 21 October 2018
"Explosives were planted": Witnesses spotted suspicious men near Ichnya ammo depot The military on duty were alerted immediately and security measures – strengthened, but the men in camo attire were never found.
12:20, 20 October 2018
NATO confirms readiness to assist Ukraine in enhancing protection of ammo depots - media The Alliance is already supporting Ukraine in this regard because Kyiv had asked for help back in 2017.
09:50, 17 October 2018
Poroshenko on ammo depot fire: No coincidence sabotage is the main version given proximity to Russia border The head of state believes that all those who ensured the protection of the military warehouse overnight Tuesday when the blasts hit the site should be probed.
22:40, 09 October 2018
Russian sabotage major version in ammo depot fire probe As of 17:00 on October 9, the police registered 54 incidents related to the explosions in the settlement of Druzhba 16 km away from the town of Ichnya.
21:20, 09 October 2018
Ukraine loses heavy artillery ammunition in recent ammo depot explosion in Chernihiv region The loss is estimated at hundreds of millions of U.S. dollars.
15:23, 09 October 2018
Thousands evacuated after explosions at ammo depot in Ukraine's north – media (Video) The airspace in a 20 km (12 miles) radius has been closed and road and rail transport suspended.
09:05, 09 October 2018
Explosions at Kalynivka ammo depot cease – emergency service <p>There are no open seats of fire and explosions across the territory of an ammunition depot near the village of Kalynivka of Vinnytsia region, according to the press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine (SESU).</p>
13:40, 03 October 2017
SBU to probe sabotage at Kalynivka ammo depot A criminal case launched by the prosecutor's office over sabotage at an ammunition warehouse in Vinnytsia region was forwarded to the Security Service of Ukraine, according to the press service of the military prosecutor's office of Ukraine’s central region.
21:10, 27 September 2017