Watchdog claims Telegram provides means of communication to terroristsBusiness & Economy June 23, 16:45
Russia launches serial production of seaborne air defense missile systemMilitary & Defense June 23, 16:25
Kamaz to invest 50 mln euro in construction of assembly plant in AfricaBusiness & Economy June 23, 16:16
Key facts about Turkish Stream projectBusiness & Economy June 23, 16:05
Lavrov slams NATO for its geopolitical ambitionsRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 23, 15:58
Russia, Belarus plan to create common visa space — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 23, 15:37
Lavrov says no plans to occupy Belarus on pretext of conducting military drillsRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 23, 15:11
St. Petersburg may apply for hosting Champions League finalSport June 23, 14:53
Pyongyang denies torturing US student who died after release from North KoreaWorld June 23, 14:45
MOSCOW, January 16 (Itar-Tass) —— An unidentified attacker on Monday severely wounded the chief of the Federal Antimonopoly Service's Ivanovo regional department, Alexander Borovkov, when the official was going to his office.
Borovkov has several bullet wounds. He is in grave condition and in hospital now, a source of the regional police press service told Itar-Tass by telephone.
The official was attacked at Zharov Street. The attacker fired several pistol shots and escaped.
Borovkov has three wounds – two in the stomach and one in the chest. He is being operated on. He is in grave condition, the press service said.
Investigators are working at the site.
The attacker, a man aged 25-30 years, was wearing a grey hat, dark glasses and a grey jacket. He escaped in a LADA car from the site.
Ivanovo police chief Alexander Rimsky in his Twitter blog said the attacker's identikit was being made. The criminal supposedly fired new-model bullets from a PM, he wrote.