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October 8, 2022 / News / By

Explosion on the only bridge connecting Russia and Crimea, destroying a part of the bridge

According to the British Broadcasting Corporation, the Kerch Street Bridge in Crimea, which was taken over by Russia in 2014, was being used for the delivery of military equipment.

In this regard, the statement issued on the official Twitter account of Ukraine Hakut said that it is burning badly.

Mykhailo Podolak, an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, blamed the damage caused by the fire on the bridge as a start but did not accept responsibility for direct Ukrainian involvement.

He added that everything illegal will be destroyed, everything stolen will be returned to Ukraine and everything seized by Russia will be expelled.

Russia’s Anti-Terrorism Committee (NCA) said a car bomb exploded on the bridge to Crimea, engulfing seven fuel carriages of the train, and closing the motorway section after the explosion. has been given.

Russian President Vladimir Putin was briefed on the blast, after which he ordered an inquiry into the matter.

It should be remembered that Russian President Vladimir Putin inaugurated Kerch Street in 2018, 4 years after annexing Crimea in 2014.

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