Two Police Officers Killed in Mine Blast in Georgia-Ossetia Conflict Area

Politics Materials 10 November 2008 13:03 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 10 November / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia/ Two Georgian police officers died and three sustained injuries in result of a mine blast in Dvani village nearby the Georgia-Ossetia conflict area in the morning of 10 November.

According to the Georgian Interior Ministry, the police officers tried to take down the Ossetian flag hoisted on a hill and did not notice the mine.

The victims were taken to the military hospital of Gori. The health condition of one of the injured officers is critical. 

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