8/16, 12:30 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Russia: Crimean fire deliberate

Russian Defense Ministry stated on Tuesday that the fire in a transformer substation near the Crimean town of Dzhankoi was a deliberate act of sabotage. Civilian facilities and residential buildings were damaged in the alleged strike.

"The necessary measures are being taken to eliminate the consequences of sabotage," the Defense Ministry stated.

Earlier today, an ammunition depot exploded in northern Crimea, which left two people injured. The ministry also confirmed that the blast was the result of a fire.

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