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Top Al Qaeda militant killed in Chechnya


May 5th, 2011 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 5 (IANS/AKI) A top Al Qaeda militant in Chechnya has been killed by Russian security forces, officials said.Doger Sevdet - also known as Abdulla Kurd - was a ... Read more...

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Chechen rebel leader claims responsibility for last month’s Moscow airport bombing


February 8th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Feb 8 (ANI): Chechen rebel chief Doku Umarov has reportedly claimed responsibility for last month's bombing at Moscow's main airport that killed 36 people.The Telegraph quoted The Kavkaz Center website, ... Read more...

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Chechen rebel claims responsibility for Moscow bomb attack


February 8th, 2011 - 8:24 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 8 (IANS) Chechen rebel leader Doku Umarov has claimed responsibility for the suicide bomb attack at the Domodedovo airport in Moscow last month, Xinhua reported.In a video received late Monday, ... Read more...

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Putin says Chechens not behind deadly Moscow airport bombing


January 27th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Jan.27 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said Chechen terrorists were not behind the deadly suicide attack on a Moscow airport.Putin said: "This terrorist act, according to preliminary data, has ... Read more...

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Russian secret service behind 1996 murder of six Red Cross nurses in Chechnya: Ex-agent


November 25th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25(ANI): Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) was responsible for murdering six Red Cross nurses in Chechnya in 1996, a former agent of the secret service unit has claimed.The murdered nurses, ... Read more...

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Chechen rebels claim responsibility for Moscow attacks


April 1st, 2010 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) A Chechen militant group has claimed responsibility for the bombings at two Moscow metro stations that killed 39 people, media reports said. In a video message posted on ... Read more...

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Moscow subway bombers may have links with Pak-Afghan militants: Lavrov


March 30th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Mar.30 (ANI): Suggesting foreign involvement in Monday's twin blasts, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that the female suicide bombers who targeted the city's subway system might have links with ... Read more...

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Chechen rebels claim Russian dam disaster


August 21st, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- Chechen rebels on Friday claimed responsibility for the Russian dam disaster which killed more than 70 people this week. The statement, from a group calling itself the Martyrs' ... Read more...

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Chronology of Russia’s presidential elections


March 2nd, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Moscow, March 2 (Xinhua) Russians went to the polls Sunday to elect a new president from among four candidates, the fifth presidential election since the presidential system was established in the country ... Read more...

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