Support The Moscow Times!

Bomb at 'Dom-2' TV Show

A private security guard lost a hand and another guard sustained minor injuries when handling a bomb an unidentified attacker planted on the premises of the "Dom-2" reality show, Interfax reported Sunday.

The bomb was located in a bag lodged in the fence, a police spokeswoman said, adding that another explosive device was found nearby and successfully disarmed.

A law enforcement source said police suspect a man who earlier threatened one of the participants, Vlad Kadoni, but did not elaborate.

Read more

Independent journalism isn’t dead. You can help keep it alive.

As the only remaining independent, English-language news source reporting from Russia, The Moscow Times plays a critical role in connecting Russia to the world.

Editorial decisions are made entirely by journalists in our newsroom, who adhere to the highest ethical standards. We fearlessly cover issues that are often considered off-limits or taboo in Russia, from domestic violence and LGBT issues to the climate crisis and a secretive nuclear blast that exposed unknowing doctors to radiation.

As we approach the holiday season, please consider making a one-time donation — or better still a recurring donation — to The Moscow Times to help us continue producing vital, high-quality journalism about the world’s largest country.