A series of severe blasts, allegedly seven, took place on August 26 at around 7 pm local time. They caused at least 90 injuries and nine fatalities as well as four others missing. The officials immediately issued an evacuation order of neighboring settlements. Approximately 1,200 people were moved out of their residences.
#Kazakhstan A series of explosions occurred following a fire that broke out at a military facility in the southern Zhambyl province. 60 people have been hospitalised as a result of the blast, at least 30 of them being military personnel. pic.twitter.com/5yEIVXL8j6