Moscow metro bombing victims to be compensated

Moscow mayor Yuri Luzhkov has signed a decree so that those injured as a result of the recent explosion at Belorusskaya underground railway station could be compensated in cash, officials at the Moscow City Hall are quoted by Interfax as saying. Those hospitalized are to get Rbs5,000, while outpatients, Rbs3,000. Besides, up to Rbs10,000 is to be compensated for lost property. The applicants will undergo a respective test.