DAGESTAN, August 24, Caucasus Times – Yesterday, in the vicinity of Makhachkala a military heavy Ural truck with Dagestan task forces personnel was blown up by a roadside bomb.
The explosion came at 6.30 p. m. (l.t.) on the road from Makhachkala to Talgy. According to the latest report 11 of 12 policemen suffered shock and different injuries in the bombing. One of the wounded policeman remains in the hospital in a serious condition.
The police detectives found at the scene fragments of the improvised bomb controlled remotely. The charge was at least 5 kg of TNT. The criminal case is open, under investigation.