An explosion in the Leninsky district of Grozny hit several servicemen, according to preliminary information.
The blast went off at 9 am near Griboyedov street, spokesman for the Chechen interior ministry Ruslan Atsayev said Tuesday on the phone. Preliminary reports suggest a mine-sweeping operation was being conducted in the area at issue.
At present, an investigation group is working at the site, trying to establish the circumstances of the incident. Only preliminary information on the incident and its consequences is available so far, Atsayev said.
"We should use shock therapy to sober up the Americans. In this case, the Americans will speak about the need to resume dialogue. There is no other option"
The United States is concerned about the current crisis in the relations with Russia and suggests returning to reasonable policies to avoid a nuclear war