Two citizens of one of the CIS countries committed a terrorist attack during a fire training session at a training ground in the Belgorod Region, as a result of which 11 people died and 15 more were injured.
This was reported to journalists in the Russian Defense Ministry on Saturday.
On October 15, two citizens of one of the CIS countries committed a terrorist act at the training ground of the Western Military District in the Belgorod Region,” –
the department said.
As specified in the Russian Defense Ministry, the terrorists opened fire from small arms on the personnel of the unit during a fire training session with persons who expressed a desire to participate in a special operation.
As a result of the shooting, 11 people were fatally injured. Another 15 people with injuries of varying severity were taken to a medical facility, where they are provided with all the necessary assistance.
noted in the department.
The ministry added that both terrorists were killed as a result of return fire.
Law enforcement agencies are currently on the scene.