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5 policemen killed in bomb attack in Chechnya

  • Five policemen were killed and at least 12 people injured on Sunday, October 5, in a bomb attack in Chechnya, Russian media reports said. Four policemen were among the injured.  

    The attack was reportedly carried out by a teenage bomber who blew himself up when the police approached him near a concert venue in capital Grozny.  

    The North Caucasus republic of Chechnya, which has a majority of Sunni Muslim population, has been a conflict zone for decades.

     

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