A soldier has killed eight military personnel and wounded two more in a shooting spree at a military unit in Russia.
The Russian Defense Ministry said on October 25 the soldier began shooting at his colleagues during a watch shift in a unit located in the Zabaikalye region in Siberia.
According to the ministry, the soldier may have been suffering from a nervous breakdown when the shooting started.
A ministry commission led by Deputy Defense Minister Andrei Kartapolov has left Moscow for the unit's location, the ministry said.
Soldier Kills Eight, Wounds Two In Shooting Spree At Russian Military Unit