Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 1
At least 8 Kyrgyzstanis were killed in a fire in Moscow. The Embassy of Kyrgyzstan in the Russian Federation reported.
According to preliminary data 12 people, including 8 Kyrgyzstanis and one minor, two citizens of the Russian Federation (ethnic Kyrgyz) and two citizens of Uzbekistan were killed in a fire in a sewing room (25-1 Stromynka). Two Kyrgyzstanis, one ethnic Kyrgyz and an Uzbek citizen have managed to save themselves.
"A criminal case was initiated on the fact of fire. The investigation is underway," statement said.
The Embassy has taken the investigation of the criminal case under special control. Victims and their families will get assistance.