Police and security service employees prevented a terrorist act in the Chechen district center of Nozhai-Yurt, a source in the Chechen Interior Ministry reported on Wednesday.
According to the source, the bomb was found planted on a highway leading to the district center. It consisted of a 152-mm artillery shell, TNT and plastic explosives, and was stuffed with bolts and small metallic balls.
Law enforcers have launched an investigation.
For the time being, one needs to finish the construction of the section that is 100 kilometres long. On October 17, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said in an interview with RND that the project would be completed