In the center of Kiev unknown “mined” the hotel, the building was evacuated about 800 people

In Kiev in connection with “mining” evacuated nearly a thousand people from the hotel.

This was reported in the capital Department of communication of the police.

“At 9 o’clock received a message about the explosion, which is supposed to occur in the Metropolitan hotel. At the scene immediately sent specialists from the relevant services, the bomb squad, rescue workers and doctors”, – militiamen told.

As said in the police immediately after receiving the information from the building evacuated about 800 people. Now continuing a thorough inspection of all premises and adjacent territory.

In turn, the “Interfax-Ukraine” said that the evacuation was carried out of the hotel “Ukraine” located in the center of Kiev at Institutskaya street, 4.

We will remind, earlier in Kiev on the Khreshchatyk happened to large-scale fire in a historic building. The house, which erupted, located on the corner of Khreshchatyk and Bohdan Khmelnytsky, opposite the Central Department store. It is a public catering and shops, and beside the Pechersk court. Rescuers extinguished the fire late in the evening. The fire burned construction materials, partitions and ceilings between the second and third floors and roof of the building. In addition, there is the threat of partial destruction of the building. While extinguishing a fire the dead and injured were not.

Videobecause the history of 150-year-old house, which burned on Khreshchatyk

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June 21, 17:30