Faulty Ignition Saves Man from Car Bomb
MOSCOW (Reuters) -- A motorist was saved from a bomb blast after the ignition failed to start his booby-trapped Mercedes onMonday in southern Russia, RIA news agency reported.
After failing to get his car started, the owner called anelectrician, who discovered a powerful bomb, the agency said. Explosives experts in the southern city of Makhachkala laterdefused the device.
Car bombs are one of the preferred methods of assassination inRussia's criminal underworld