"Yellow" The terrorist threat level in Sevastopol has been extended until August 29. This is stated on the website of the city government.
“By the decision of the chairman of the anti-terrorist commission in the city of Sevastopol, a high (“yellow”) level of terrorist danger was established in the city of Sevastopol for the period from 18:00 to 18:00. 00 min. August 14, 2022 for a period of 15 days to 18 hours. 00 min. August 29, 2022»,— the message says.
The previous time the level of terrorist threat in Sevastopol was extended on August 7. It was valid until 14 August. The government noted that law enforcement agencies and authorities are taking the necessary additional measures aimed at ensuring security.
Earlier on August 9, a high level of terrorist threat extended the Crimea. It will be valid until August 24th. According to the head of the Crimea, Sergei Aksyonov, the yellow level will continue to operate at the facilities of the Ministry of Transport of Crimea, the Ministry of Housing and Communal Services, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Fuel and Energy, the Ministry of Industrial Policy, the State Committee for Water Management and Land Reclamation.
On the afternoon of August 9, near the village of Novofedorovka in the area of the Saki resort, where the Saki military airfield is located, several explosions occurred. The airfield is located behind a residential area on the eastern outskirts of the village. The Ministry of Defense cited the detonation of aviation ammunition as the reason. According to Interfax sources, and “RIA Novosti” in the military department, the reason for the explosions of ammunition is considered a violation of fire safety rules.