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Seven Russian troops killed in S. Ossetia bomb attack: Moscow

Posted By admin On October 3, 2008 @ 9:25 am In World News | Comments Disabled

AFP [1]
Friday, October 3, 2008

A car bomb attack Friday in South Ossetia killed seven Russian soldiers and wounded seven others, Interfax news agency quoted the Russian force commander in the breakaway Georgian province as saying.


“Seven servicemen were killed, seven others were wounded,” Major-General Marat Kulakhmetov told the news agency in Tskhinvali, the main city in South Ossetia where Russian forces are headquartered and where the attack occurred.


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[1] AFP: http://uk.news.yahoo.com/afp/20081003/twl-georgia-russian-conflict-sossetia-to-4bdc673.html

[2] Over 10 Russian troops killed in S.Ossetia: defence ministry: http://www.prisonplanet.com/over-10-russian-troops-killed-in-sossetia-defence-ministry.html

[3] Russian tanks enter South Ossetia: http://www.prisonplanet.com/russian-tanks-enter-south-ossetia.html

[4] Georgia mobilizes commando units near S.Ossetia – Russian military: http://www.prisonplanet.com/georgia-mobilizes-commando-units-near-sossetia-russian-military.html

[5] Russian troops do not plan to advance on Tbilisi – Moscow: http://www.prisonplanet.com/russian-troops-do-not-plan-to-advance-on-tbilisi-moscow.html

[6] South Ossetia puts death toll in Georgia attack at 1,700: http://www.prisonplanet.com/south-ossetia-puts-death-toll-in-georgia-attack-at-1700.html

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