#AceBreakingNews – Donetsk – October 20 -A huge blast has rocked a chemical factory in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, the city council says on its website. The blast wave reportedly shattered windows in houses in a radius of several kilometres.
The explosion reportedly took place at 12:10pm local time.
Local militia has said that the plant was targeted by a tactical Tochka-U missile. RT’s team in Donetsk is trying to verify this information.
— RT (@RT_com) October 20, 2014
RT correspondent Roman Kosarev posted on his Twitter account that the blast was heard across the city.
“We are now checking the information that a ballistic missile ss-21was used,” he tweeted.
— Roman Kosarev (@Kosarev_RT) October 20, 2014
Massive shelling of Donetsk. Much closer than I’ve heard before. DNR public meeting on gas & electricity evacuated after windows smashed.
— max seddon (@maxseddon) October 20, 2014