Ingushetia: Terrorist attack kill 7 policemen, blamed islamist militants who seek independence from Moscow
Heightened security measures have been put in place for the funerals of some of the seven policemen who were killed in a suicide bomb blast in Russia’s troubled North Caucasus republic of Ingushetia, police said on Monday.
The explosion occurred at the funeral of a fellow police officer on Sunday.
Mourning for the men will begin on Wednesday, Ingushetia head Yunus-Bek Yevkurov told journalists.
At least 15 people were also injured in the attack.