Near the scene of the explosion at a military depot in the village of Primorsk in the Gudauta district of Abkhazia found the bodies of two people, presumably tourists. On Thursday, August 3, reports TASS, citing emergencies Ministry of the Republic.
“Just above the source, found the bodies of two people, presumably tourists, who died from shrapnel wounds. Looking for another person”, — told the Agency.
Day 2 August it was reported that after the explosions at a military depot in Abkhazia in medical institutions of Sukhum, Novy Afon and Gudauta were taken 27 people, 19 of whom were Russians, vacationing in the region. Later, the press Secretary of the Russian Embassy in Abkhazia tural Javadov has reported that the number of Russians, victims of the explosion at a military warehouse in the Republic has increased to 35. “27 of them hospitalized. Their life is not in danger. Mostly the victims with injuries of mild and moderate severity”, — he said.
Ammo supply warehouse, located near the village of Primorsko, began to explode around 16:30 local time (coincides with Moscow).