OPEC and non-OPEC countries to develop cooperation outside Vienna agreementBusiness & Economy May 25, 19:44
Russia squared-off with Western media blitz to smear World Cup preparationsSport May 25, 19:35
NATO seeks to continue and expand dialogue with RussiaWorld May 25, 19:01
WADA offers pole vaulter Isinbayeva post of ambassador for clean sports in Russia — sourceSport May 25, 18:57
Lavrov keeps close eye on situation with jailed Russian pilot in USRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 25, 18:51
Belkomur rail project brings new opportunities to Russia’s Arctic regionsBusiness & Economy May 25, 18:46
Russia to build first helicopter carrier by 2022Military & Defense May 25, 17:41
OPEC extends agreement on oil production cutBusiness & Economy May 25, 17:16
Russia, China sign memorandum on cooperation in AntarcticaBusiness & Economy May 25, 17:15
MOSCOW, November 8 (Itar-Tass) — The explosion in a nightclub in northern Moscow was staged by a drunken visitor who hurled a grenade after the club’s guards did not allow him in, the city’s law enforcement bodies told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
An unknown man hurled a grenade at the club at 2, Sofia Kovalevskaya Street at about 02:00 a.m. As a result, three people were seriously injured and hospitalised. Another injured person got medical aid at the scene.
“According to preliminary information, a drunken man who was not allowed into the club by its guards tossed the grenade. The unknown perpetrator disappeared from the scene, and police are currently searching for him,” the source said.
The press service of the Moscow police confirmed to Itar-Tass the fact of the incident. “Three people have been injured in an explosion of an unknown device, presumably a homemade bomb,” the press service said. “The investigative team of operatives is working at the scene to find out the circumstances of the incident.”