NAZRAN, August 19 (Itar-Tass) — The explosion in Ingushetia claims eight policemen.
The local hospital told Itar-Tass that another policemen died there of wounds.
Now, eleven injured remain in hospital. The conditions of five policemen are very poor. Four patients remain in the rehabilitation department, and two more – are in the operating room.
Itar-Tass received a confirmation from the local branch of Russia’s Investigative Committee that a suicide bomber had arranged the explosion.
The source said that at about 09:40 the suicide bomber approached a group of policemen who came to funeral of their colleague Ilez Korigov. The terrorist started the self-made explosive device which was on his body.