Rescuers have found another two bodies of miners in the Taizhina mine (the Kemerovo region), Channel One reported. Thus, the total number of victims of the tragedy reached 47. Bodies of 44 miners have been taken out of the mine.
As reported earlier, the accident was caused by a gas blast at 6:55 a.m. local time on April 10. Some 6 people out of 53 who were in the mine at the time of the explosion survived. The Kemerovo region is mourning for dead miners today.
Representatives of the Israeli Defence Ministry responded to recent reports about the possible delivery of S-300 SAM systems from Russia to Syria. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel would destroy those systems
Russia is to start supplying S-300 air defence systems to Syria in the near future. The shipments will be conducted free of charge