4 Russian journalists, 5 servicemen injured in blast in Syria - MoD

Four journalists working for Russian TV channels NTV and Zvezda and five Russian servicemen have been injured in an explosion of an improvised explosive device planted by terrorists in the Syrian city of Deir ez-Zor, the Russian Defense Ministry said. All those injured received the necessary medical aid, a spokesman for the ministry told the news agency, adding that “their lives are out of danger.”