• 20/07/2024 11:42

Due to the Russian attack on an oil depot in Kharkov, more than 10 thousand square meters of land are contaminated, – Bolvinov

Oil products also ended up in the Nemyshlya River.

Due to the Russian attack on the oil depot in Kharkov, more than 10 thousand square meters of land are contaminated, - Bolvinov The Russian attack on the oil depot in Kharkov led to large-scale contamination of the land and water.</p>
<p>This is reported by Gvara Media with reference to the commentary of the head of the Investigation Department of the National Police of the Kharkiv region, Sergei Bolvinov.</p>
<p>“Since the oil depot was attacked and a fuel leak occurred, a large area was contaminated. According to preliminary data, more than 10 thousand square meters of territory were contaminated due to fuel leakage. This includes both diesel and gasoline. According to available information, more than 3,800 tons of fuel were stored at this oil depot,” Bolvinov said.</p>
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<p>He added that oil products also ended up in the Nemyshlya River.</p>
<p>Bolvinov noted that the police contacted the State Environmental Inspectorate in the Kharkov region, which took soil and water samples from the pollution sites. </p>
<p>The National Police is now considering opening criminal proceedings under Article 441 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (ecocide).</p>
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<p>On the evening of February 9, Russia launched drone strikes on Kharkov. The hit was recorded in the Nemyshlyansky district of the city. As a result of the attack, seven civilians were killed and 57 people were injured.</p>
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<p>President Vladimir Zelensky expressed condolences to the families of the victims. “Children who have not yet had time to see life and were killed because of Russian madness,” the president said. He promised help to the families of the victims.</p>
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<p>Later it became known that as a result Russian attacks on Kharkov killed a prosecutor, her husband and three sons. The family died inside their own home.</p>
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<p>Kharkov Mayor Igor Terekhov instructed the city commission on issues of technogenic-environmental safety and emergency situations inspect all places of storage, transportation and sale of petroleum products.</p>
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