One killed, deputy injured in Kiev blast

 26 Oct 2017 - 10:12

One killed, deputy injured in Kiev blast


KIEV: A blast in Kiev late Wednesday killed one person and wounded three others including Ukrainian lawmaker Ihor Mosiychuk, security officials said. 

According to the Kiev Police Department spokesperson Oksana Blischik, the explosion happened near the entrance to a TV station in the city. 

All of the injured, including Mosiychuk, a member of the opposition Radical Party, were hospitalized immediately. 

There is no official statement from authorities on possible suspects or a motive for the blast which was described as 'a deliberate attack' by the Ukrainian officials.