27 injured in four blasts in Ukraine: officials
KIEV - Agence France-Presse
People assist an injured woman at the scene of an explosion in Dnipropetrovsk, April 27, 2012. REUTERS photoTwenty-seven people were injured today in the eastern Ukrainian city of Dnipropetrovsk in four back-to-back blasts that the country's leader called a challenge to the nation.
"There is a total of 27" injured in three blasts, an emergencies ministry official said. "We understand that this is yet another challenge for us, for the whole entire nation," Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych said, cited by the Interfax news agency.
First blast occurred at a tramway stop in the center of Dnipropetrovsk, injuring five people, the second injured seven people outside a movie theater, while the third wounded three people near a railway station.