The blast occurred at 13:30 Moscow time. According to local police, at least five were wounded. Local law enforcement officials said, militants first fired at the vehicle when it was entering Znamenskoye, and then exploded it.
Later the information on the blast was confirmed by head of Chechen government Sergey Abramov who arrived at the site of the explosion.
Putin made his first public comment on the subject of the recent decision of US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel