UKROBORONPROM ORGANIZED INVESTIGATING COMMISSION ON THE FACT OF EXPLOSION IN SUMY REGION

July 28 at 17:05 at the testing station №2 of the State Research Institute of Chemical Products – which is one of UKROBORONPROM enterprises -uncontrolled munition explosion occurred. The State Concern created a special commission that is working on the site of the explosion, – together with experts of Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine and the police, – investigating the circumstances.

Explosion occurred right at the disposition site during unloading of munitions that were brought for disposition. As a result of explosion three persons were lost; two more are wounded and are taken to the hospital.

The State Concern "UkrOboronProm" expresses condolences to the families of the victims and hopes for a speedy recovery of the wounded. On behalf of the President of Ukraine bereaved families will receive  compensation.