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Serbian man kills 13 in village near Belgrade

A man in Serbia shot dead 13 people, mainly relatives and neighbours, in a village south of the capital Belgrade this morning, police said.

Twelve people died at the scene and one in hospital. The gunman shot himself and his wife but it was not clear what their condition was.

"They were killed in five houses, mainly relatives and neighbours," Milorad Veljovic, the head of the Serbian Interior Ministry's emergencies department, told Radio B92. "We don't know the motive."

 

(Reuters)

 

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