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30 Sep, 2008 02:36

Narrow escape for Ingush Interior Minister

Narrow escape for Ingush Interior Minister

Ingushetia's Interior Minister has narrowly escaped injury after his convoy was reportedly targeted by a suicide bomber. The attack happened in the republic's capital city of Nazran.

Sources say a car bomb containing around 40 kilos of TNT exploded as the minister's convoy was passing by.

At least two people are said to have been injured.

A criminal investigation has been launched.