With the explosion in Yerevan, suffered three Russians

the Three Russians were injured in an explosion in the center of Yerevan. They have got traumas easy and moderate severity, with reference to the Russian Embassy in Armenia reported RIA Novosti.

“we Confirm the information that injured three citizens of Russia. Our staff went to the hospital where the wounded were hospitalized, they have got traumas easy and moderate severity”, — said a source in the diplomatic mission.According to the emergencies Ministry of Armenia, April 2, at 19.44 GMT the signal arrived that in one of the cafes on Northern Avenue in Yerevan was an explosion, there are victims that require emergency assistance.

Among the victims, three citizens of Armenia (children six and eight years old), two Iranian citizens (aged 24 years) and three Russians (children of 15 years). The condition of one of the girls — the citizen of Armenia is estimated as heavy.

According to preliminary data, the cause of the incident was the explosion of an oxygen cylinder.