Accessibility links

Breaking News

Man Detonates Grenade In Russia, Killing Himself

Russia media reports say a man detonated a grenade in the Far Eastern city of Khabarovsk on December 27, killing himself and wounding three people.

Reports quoted local officials as saying they suspect the man wanted to rob an office located in a storage complex.

Reports said the man died at the site, while two other men and a woman were hospitalized with non-life-threatening wounds.

Local police officials said investigators had secured the site.

No more details were immediately available.

Based on reporting by TASS, Interfax, and RenTV

RFE/RL has been declared an "undesirable organization" by the Russian government.

If you are in Russia or the Russia-controlled parts of Ukraine and hold a Russian passport or are a stateless person residing permanently in Russia or the Russia-controlled parts of Ukraine, please note that you could face fines or imprisonment for sharing, liking, commenting on, or saving our content, or for contacting us.

To find out more, click here.