Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at age of 89World May 27, 6:57
More than two-thirds of Russians say would like to venerate St Nicholas’s relicsSociety & Culture May 27, 6:40
Russian space budget may grow this yearScience & Space May 26, 20:48
Moscow hopes London High Court will deliver judgement on Ukraine’s debt to Russia soonBusiness & Economy May 26, 20:21
Hungarian top diplomat: EU must discuss anti-Russian sanctionsWorld May 26, 19:56
Russian, French top diplomats discuss preparations for Putin’s visit to FranceRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 26, 19:47
Moscow comments on Tallinn’s move to expel Russian diplomatsRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 26, 19:43
WADA: Legendary Isinbayeva suits role of ambassador for clean sports in RussiaSport May 26, 19:33
Russia working on advanced air defense systemMilitary & Defense May 26, 19:17
MOSCOW, February 9. /TASS/. An explosion has hit a chemical plant in south-east Ukraine’s Donetsk overnight to February 9, representative of the defense ministry of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) Eduard Basurin said on Monday.
"The plant has been in maintenance since the Soviet times. It is unique," Basurin was quoted by Rossiya 24 TV channel as saying. He confirmed that ammunition was stored at the plant.
"We do not have any information yet on whether it was Tochka-U or targeted shelling [that hit the chemical plant]. The investigation is underway, and we will report on the results as soon as they are ready," Basurin said.