Café blast kills one in Moscow
Published time: 5 Sep, 2008 01:40 Edited time: 5 Sep, 2008 05:40
One person has been killed and ten others injured in a blast at an open-air cafe in southern Moscow. The explosion happened around 10pm Moscow time on Thursday during a funeral banquet attended by around 30 people from the Caucasus.
The person who died at the scene is reported to have been from Azerbaijan.
Two people are in hospital in a critical condition.
According to reports, a handmade explosive device was thrown by a passing man.
An investigation is underway.