Military action on Afghan territory is taking place just beside the Tajik border. On Sunday afternoon, according to the press service of Russian border guards stationed in Tajikistan, fierce clashes involving tanks and artillery and movement of tank and truck convoys were registered in areas adjacent to the Tajik-Afghan border. Some powerful blasts were heard a few kilometers away from the border.
An explosion of household gas occurred in a nine-storeyed apartment building in the city of Shakhty, the Rostov region of Russia. The blast destroyed two storeys of the building