Cold Spell Kills 10 Homeless Minsk Residents

world | Jan 25, 2010 | By RFE/RL 

MINSK -- At least 10 homeless people have frozen to death in the Belarusian capital since January 1, RFE/RL's Belarus Service reports.

Minsk Prosecutor's Office officials said one of the victims was a woman.

The cold snap has persisted for more than three weeks.

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