Activists in Berlin stage picket condemning Obama’s foreign policyWorld January 19, 21:17
Russian regulator promises to respond to any US restrictions of RT channelRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 19, 21:09
FIFA: Over 82,400 ticket requests applied globally for 2017 Confederations Cup in RussiaSport January 19, 20:17
Russia stands for developing legal tool to fight cyber hooliganismRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 19, 20:00
Russia is developing advanced hypersonic weapons — ministryMilitary & Defense January 19, 19:50
Former USSR leader receives Lithuanian court’s summons as witness in case over 1991 eventsWorld January 19, 19:29
FIDE chief says he plans to seek US entry after President-elect Trump’s inaugurationSport January 19, 18:56
Russian economy minister: Results of 2016 demonstrated adjustment to cheap oil, sanctionsBusiness & Economy January 19, 18:44
Russia ready to welcome Trump at economic forum in St. Petersburg — first deputy PMBusiness & Economy January 19, 18:29
BAKU, July 26. /TASS/. Two persons died in an explosion at a munitions plant in Azerbaijan’s city of Shirvan, the Azerbaijani ministry of the defense industry said on its website on Tuesday.
"As a result of an explosion at the Araz plant, two workers died," the ministry said.
Earlier, Azerbaijan’s interior and emergencies ministries and the prosecutor general’s office said a total of 24 people were hurt in the blast. Fourteen received out-patient treatment. Ten people were taken to hospital.
The explosion at the Araz munitions plant of the Azerbaijani ministry of the defense industry occurred in the afternoon on Tuesday. "According to preliminary probe results, the blast occurred at the plant’s disposal shop when expired munitions were being prepared for disposal," the interior and emergencies ministries said in a press statement.