At least 15 dead in Russia blast: official

9th September 2010, Comments 0 comments

At least 15 people have been killed and dozens wounded in an apparent suicide attack on a central market in the Russian Caucasus city of Vladikavkaz, Russian investigators said.

"Fifteen people have been killed and 77 wounded," the spokeswoman for the local investigative committee of prosecutors Maria Gatsoyeva told AFP, adding that the explosion had a power of 30-40 kilogrammes (66-88 pounds) of TNT equivalent.

© 2010 AFP

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