WAR IN UKRAINE: Bomb Experts Bury Unexploded Missiles And Carry Out Controlled Explosion - ViralTab

WAR IN UKRAINE: Bomb Experts Bury Unexploded Missiles And Carry Out Controlled Explosion

Story By:  Ana MarjanovicSub-EditorMichael Leidig, Agency:  Newsflash

This is the moment Ukrainian bomb experts bury a pile of unexploded missiles and military equipment and carry out a controlled explosion.

The State Emergency Service (SES) of Ukraine said bomb experts carried out the “dangerous work” in the contested eastern region of Donetsk Oblast.

The SES said on 9th June: “A few minutes in the daily and very dangerous work of bomb experts of the SES in the Donetsk region.

Only a few minutes from the daily and very dangerous work of pyrotechnics of the SES in the Donetsk region in June 2022. (@MNS.GOV.UA/Newsflash)

In the footage, demining experts are seen arriving at a secluded location before unloading unexploded missiles and military equipment from a van and burying them in a pit.

Using a detonator, the SES experts carry out a controlled explosion of the military gear from a safe distance.

Russian troops invaded Ukraine on 24th February in what the Kremlin is still calling a “special military operation”. Today marks the 106th day of the campaign.

Only a few minutes from the daily and very dangerous work of pyrotechnics of the SES in the Donetsk region in June 2022. (@MNS.GOV.UA/Newsflash)

The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has reported that between 24th February and 9th June, Russia had lost 31,700 personnel, 1,398 tanks, 3,438 armoured fighting vehicles, 711 artillery units, 213 multiple launch rocket systems, 96 anti-aircraft systems, 212 planes, 178 helicopters, 2,421 motor vehicles and fuel tankers, 13 ships and boats, 562 drones, 53 special equipment units and 125 cruise missiles.

Over 1,000 Ukrainian troops captured in Mariupol have been transferred to Russia, according to Russian media.

Satellite imagery has shown significant damage in the key eastern Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk, where heavy fighting is ongoing.

Only a few minutes from the daily and very dangerous work of pyrotechnics of the SES in the Donetsk region in June 2022. (@MNS.GOV.UA/Newsflash)

The United Kingdom and the United States are sending long-range missile systems to Ukraine. Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned of more attacks in Ukraine if the West sends long-range weapons.

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said that Russian attacks on the cities of Sievierodonetsk and Lysychansk have turned them into “dead cities”. But he added that Ukrainian forces could still hold Sievierodonetsk despite being outnumbered.

Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vassily Nebenzia, walked out of a Security Council meeting after his country was blamed by European Council president Charles Michel for triggering a global food crisis.

Only a few minutes from the daily and very dangerous work of pyrotechnics of the SES in the Donetsk region in June 2022. (@MNS.GOV.UA/Newsflash)

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution recommending that the European Union grant Ukraine the status of candidate country for EU membership. Some 438 MEPs voted in favour of the resolution, with 65 voting against and 94 abstaining.