Two Teenagers Blast in Mine in territory of Former Russian Military Base in Adjaria

Politics Materials 12 November 2008 17:10 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 12 November / corr Trend N.Kirtzkhalia / On 12 November two teenagers, 12 year old Richard Virubov and Levan Leonidze, died and 11 year old Vova Giorgarze was taken to Batumi hospital in the aftermath of the mine explosion in Khelvachur district, Adjaria. They blasted in mine in Urekhi village wherein former Russian military base was located. The teenagers were picking up the scrap metals in that territory.

The military base that was located in the centre of the village wherein teenagers often picked up scrap metals is not surrounded with any fence. The territory is subordinated to the Ministry of Defence of Georgia.

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