One serviceman died and five were wounded as a result of a landmine explosion in Chechnya, reports the republic's Interior Ministry.
As Interior Ministry interior troops were conducting engineer reconnaissance near Gikalovsky (Grozny region), a landmine exploded.
One servicemen was killed, another five hospitalized. Their health is assessed as satisfactory now.
Investigation is underway.
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