Karabakh police investigate assassination attempt on general Vitaly Balasanyan

December 30, 2013 | 16:42

YEREVAN. - The Nagorno-Karabakh police are investigation an
assassination attempt on former presidential candidate, hero of
Artsakh, general Vitaly Balasanyan.

On Sunday the police received Balasanyan's call saying an object
resembling an explosive device fell from his car.

The task force discovered that an assassination attempt was made. The
criminal placed a homemade bomb filled with explosive equivalent to
600 grams of TNT on Balasanyan's car. An investigation is underway.