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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

3 Vladikavkaz Blasts

Three explosions ripped through gambling establishments in Vladikavkaz on Thursday night, injuring at least five people, officials said. RIA-Novosti and Interfax reported that at least one person was killed.

The blasts went off around the same time in three separate locations in the center of the city, all housing slot machines and other gambling devices, said Boris Dzgoyev, the emergency situations minister for North Ossetia. He said five people were injured.