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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

10 Wounded in Hazing




MOSCOW -- Ten Russian soldiers were wounded in a fight between two rival army units in a dispute triggered by hazing in southern Russia, Itar-Tass reported Tuesday.


During morning exercises Friday about 60 soldiers from one unit armed with sticks and clubs attacked some 25 soldiers of another unit, the agency said, citing military officials. The incident was sparked by hazing.


The Military Prosecutor's Department was investigating the incident which happened in the North Caucasian military district, in southern Russia.