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Moment of attack on tourists in Tajikistan caught on camera (video)
Central Asia | incidents | 19:48, 30 July 2018 | 2510

AKIPRESS.COM - Radio Ozodi received a footage from unknown author showing the moment of attack on a group of foreign tourists in Tajikistan. 

Footage shows how a car that hit the tourists turns around and hits them again in an apparent intended attack. 

The tourists were attacked on July 29. 4 foreigners, including 2 Americans, 1 citizen of the Netherlands and 1 citizen of Switzerland were killed in hit-and-run. 3 others were injured. 

Interior Minister of Tajikistan Ramazon Rahimov said the passengers went out of the car and beat the injured tourists up using weapons and knives. He said the Tajik police are looking into all possible causes of the attack, including terrorism. 

On July 30, 3 attackers were killed in a special operation, and 3 others were detained.  

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