An armed attack on three Russian citizens took place in Istanbul, Turkey. The victims were hospitalized, their condition is stable, there is no threat to life. This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to a police source.
The attack of a man with a knife was captured by surveillance cameras in the Besiktas area. According to preliminary information, it works as a garbage collector. Law enforcement officers detained him.
Earlier, a criminal case was opened in St. Petersburg over an attack on a doctor in a polyclinic. A local resident had a conflict with a 58-year-old immunologist, as a result of which a man sprayed a gas canister in her face.
The doctor was hospitalized with a head injury and an eye burn. A 33-year-old resident of St. Petersburg was detained.