Second fire at military facility in Moscow reported in a single day

23 December 2022, 02:17 PM
The fire reportedly broke out

The fire reportedly broke out "in a room for storing body armor" (

A fire broke out in the headquarters of the Russian National Guard building in Moscow on Dec. 23, Russian state-owned propaganda outlet TASS reported on Dec. 23.

According to some sources, the outbreak occurred near a dormitory used by OMON (Special Purpose Mobile Unit, more commonly known as riot police).

“There was a fire in the State Guard building on Tvardovsky Street in Moscow,” the outlet wrote.

“According to preliminary data, the fire broke out on the seventh floor in a room for storing body armor.”

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Earlier today, another fire was reported at a military base near the Russian capital. Reportedly, the fire there began in the base’s garage bay.

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