Friday, May 4, 2012

Suicide bombers detonated a bomb in Dagestan: 15 dead and over 100 injured

Suicide bombers detonated a bomb in Dagestan: 15 dead, over 100 injured.

Two  powerful bombs exploded in Makhachkala last night. Victims were 15 people, more than 100 were injured. According to preliminary data, the power of explosive devices is 60 kg TNT.

See photos from the site of terrorist attacks 

The first explosion erupted around 22:20 post "Alaska" which is the route of Makhachkala, Astrakhan, NTV reported. Not far from the post of police, mined off the air "Gazelle". As a result of this explosion were burned several cars nearby where there were people. Police officers on duty at the point and the drivers started to help the victims, trying to fight the flames. National Commission for Combating Terrorism believe that the first car exploded when it was stopped for inspection, added BaltInfo.

Literally 15 minutes later, a second explosion rocked the area after the arrival of emergency services and police in general, resulting in two separate explosions injured around 110 people, 83 of them in hospital. 15 people were killed.

The president of Dagestan Magomedsalam Magomedov was forced to abandon a mission to Moscow and immediately return to the Republic said Explosion opened a criminal case under article "terrorist attack".