SKOPJE, Dec 25 (AFP) - One person
was killed and four were injured in an explosive blast in the tense northern
Macedonian town of Kumanovo on Wednesday, police said.
An explosive device, thought to be a
hand grenade, exploded in a garbage bin in the center of Kumanovo, killing
one person and injuring four more, spokesman Vojislav Zafirovski said.
Zafirovski said the police were investigating
the blast, the first in several months in this tense northern region of
Macedonia, bordering the Yugoslav province of Kosovo.
The former Yugoslav republic of Macedonia