On Thursday night, an explosion exploded on the territory of the US Embassy in the Ukrainian capital. This is stated in the message of the National Police of Kiev.
"Today, 8 June, in 00: 05, a message on the explosion on the territory of the US Embassy in the Shevchenkivskyi district of Kiev was received by the police on duty. The investigative and operational groups of the district and central police departments immediately arrived at the scene, "the press release said.
During the inspection of the scene, it was found that "an unknown person threw an unidentified explosive device into the territory of the diplomatic mission."
As a result of the explosion, no one was hurt, assured the National Police.
A criminal case was instituted under Article 258 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine ("The Terrorist Act"). "As part of criminal proceedings, law enforcement officers identify persons involved in the commission of an offense," the ministry said.