Moscow: Armenians vs Uzbeks in sledgehammer brawl

Six people were taken to hospital following a construction site clash between Armenian and Uzbek migrant workers in a Moscow suburb.

Some 40 men, armed with sledgehammers, shovels and an assortment of other construction tools, participated in the mass brawl, according to media estimates. The incident took place Tuesday at a building site in a village on the outskirts of Moscow.

  • Editor

    Now we know why these eastern bloc dudes are so good at the olympic hammer throw. They practice all the time!

  • Alain

    Uzbeks are Muslim, so once again another example that they are incapable of co-existing peacefully with non Muslims.

    • Editor

      Even in completely muslim countries violence seems to be the prefered conflict resolution method.

  • andycanuck

    The two weak links in the Great Chain of Socialism.

    Don’t give them alcohol. Don’t give them matches.

  • Dana Garcia

    Isn’t this an example of the cosmopolitan diversity we hear praised so frequently?

  • I expect this, because Uzbeks.

  • Brett_McS

    There is sledging and there is SLEDGING.

  • vwVwwVwv

    Muslims vs Christians.
    Who won?