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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A man has been critically wounded as a result of a shooting that occurred next to Union Station in Washington D.C., US media reported, citing police.

    The shooting took place at about 9:50 p.m. on Wednesday (01:50 GMT on Thursday) on Massachusetts Avenue NE, east of North Capitol Street, The Washington Post said.

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    ​The man was found unconscious and sent to a hospital, the newspaper added.

    Homicide detectives have launched an investigation into the incident, however, no further details have been provided so far.

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