Unknown people tried to attack the military train in Transbaikalia
CHITA, August 28. /TASS/. Unknown people tried to attack the guard military echelon at the Petrovsky Zavod station in Zabaykalsky Krai. One of the attackers was shot dead, the rest fled. On Tuesday TASS reported the press service of the Eastern military district (TSB).
“A soldier, performing the duties of time consisting of the guard for the protection of the military echelon at the Petrovsky Zavod station in Zabaykalsky Krai, used the weapon to the group of unknown persons who violated the border post and attempted to attack the guard. On warning time and warning shot in the air unknown did not respond One of the attackers was shot dead, the rest fled,” — said the press service.
Representatives from the TSB noted that “the use of weapons by sentries on post in accordance with the provisions of the Charter of garrison and guard services of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation”.
The incident occurred on Monday night. According to the regional media, when stopped at the station a troop train at the station between the military and the locals was a conflict, two soldiers were wounded and ran to the car hospital, and the local decided to catch up with them.