In the Solomensky district of Kyiv, after the explosions, a tank with diesel fuel was damaged. This is stated on May 8 in the Telegram channel of the city military administration.
“In the Solomensky district, a tank with a diesel fuel leak (without ignition) was damaged,” the report says.
According to the Kyiv authorities, the high-pressure gas pipe may also have been damaged. Later, a fire broke out at the site.
Specialists were able to shut off the gas, the fire was extinguished.
On the night of May 8, explosions occurred in Kyiv, Odessa and Kyiv regions. An air alert in the capital of Ukraine and in the region was announced around 23:30 on May 7. Earlier on the same day, the alarm was announced in the morning in the Dnepropetrovsk, Sumy and Chernihiv regions.
On Sunday night, an air alert was also announced in a number of Ukrainian regions, explosions were reported in the Sumy region. In the Nikolaev region of Ukraine, an industrial enterprise was damaged by an explosion, Natalia Gumenyuk, spokeswoman for the Ukrainian defense forces «South», reported.
The Russian Ministry of Defense did not comment on this information.
Russian troops began to strike at critical objects in Ukraine from October 10, 2022. As Russian President Vladimir Putin explained then, this was a response to the terrorist actions of the Kyiv regime, in particular on the Crimean bridge.