Blasts Rock Russian Air Base in Crimea

A collection of explosions at a Russian air drive base on the strategically pivotal peninsula of Crimea triggered an evacuation, Russian officers mentioned, fraying nerves as Ukraine presses on with a counteroffensive geared toward liberating the south of the nation from Russian management.

The blasts had been attributable to exploding air-force ammunition however there was no shelling of any type aimed on the base, the Russian Ministry of Protection mentioned. Aircraft stationed there have been undamaged and there had been no accidents, the ministry mentioned.