House of prosecutor of South Ossetia was fired with a grenade launcher
In the South Ossetian capital Tskhinval, the apartment of the General Prosecutor of the Republic Taimuraz Khugaev was shelled.
According to witnesses, the shot was made from the corner of neighbouring house. As a result, the building, where General Prosecutor lived, a hole diameter of about 30 centimeters arose, and windows of the neighboring houses broken.
According to "Osinform", Khugaev told that during the shelling, he was in the apartment with his wife and two young children. "Fortunately, nobody was hurt, because the trajectory of the shot has changed, and the shell hit the windowsill," - said the General Prosecutor of South Ossetia.
Khugaev also noted that the local security services have already got the information, who could be the organizer of the assassination attempt. "Now we must find and detain the executor", he added.
South Ossetian President Eduard Kokoity has urged the public to remain calm in the country and said that residents should not give in to provocations by certain forces. "This provocation was organized in order to make the existing dialogue go beyond the legal field. Our task is to prevent it", the president of South Ossetia commented the current events.