One serviceman of the OMON special police forces of Kursk was killed and another suffered numerous injures as a result of an explosion caused by and explosive device at the Kavkaz (Caucasus) highway, i.e. the administrative border between Chechnya and Ingushetia. Officials of the mobile infantry of the Russian Interior Ministry reported this in an interview with RosBusinessConsulting. The injured serviceman was taken to a hospital.
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