The Russian militants immediately announced “the hit of an explosive object.”

Fuel tanks caught fire in Makiivka /photo from militant social network

A powerful fire broke out in the temporarily occupied Makiivka Donetsk region. Tanks on the territory of the oil depot caught fire at night.

According to the Russian occupiers, the fire was allegedly caused by an “explosive object”.

“After arrival, the burning of two tanks with fuel with a volume of 70 m3 on the railway track outside the territory of the oil depot, as well as the burning of three stationary tanks in one dike with a volume of 60 m3, located 20-25 m from the railway track,” the statement says. message.

The tank farm is located on Antropova Street in the Chervonogvardeisky district of Makeevka. Information about the fire was received at 3:06. As of 10:00, the militants reported that the fire had been eliminated.

The situation in the Donetsk region – what is known

In the late days of August, the Ukrainian military launched a counteroffensive along the entire front line. In the Donetsk region liberated from Russian invaders 40 settlements. At the same time, the Office of the President indicated that Moscow does not need Donetsk and Lugansk regions.

In the territories of Ukraine liberated from the Russians, constantly find bodies civilians. On October 20, it became known about 12 civilians who were killed by the Russians during the occupation – eight bodies were found in Liman, two in Novoselovka and two in Sosnovy.

In turn, the Russian invaders continue to destroy the civilian infrastructure of the Dnetsk region. Thus, the invaders launched a missile attack on Svyatogorsk.

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