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Six policemen killed in Russia attack


September 6th, 2012 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 6 (IANS) At least six police officers were killed and several injured when unidentified assailants fired at a convoy in southwestern Russia's Ingushetia region, RIA Novosti reported.The attack ... Read more...

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China condemns Russia blast


August 20th, 2012 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 20 (IANS) China has condemned the bomb attack in Russia Sunday that killed five policemen at a funeral, the Chinese foreign office said.The blast took place at 9.30 ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills seven at funeral


August 19th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least seven people were killed and 11 wounded after a suicide bomber blew himself up Sunday at a policeman's funeral in Russia.The incident occurred ... Read more...

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Cops turn into robbers in Russia


July 14th, 2012 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 14 (IANS) A gang suspected of high-profile robberies in Russia's southwestern region of Ingushetia included three police officers, the Russian interior ministry said.According to RIA Novosti, one of ... Read more...

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Six militants killed in Russia


May 13th, 2012 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 13 (IANS) Six militants, including a senior member of the Kizlyar militant group who was on a wanted list since 2011, have been killed in a special operation ... Read more...

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116-year-old man votes in Russian polls


March 5th, 2012 - 6:06 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Probably the oldest in Russia to do so, a 116-year-old man cast his vote for the presidential elections Sunday at a polling station in Ingushetia ... Read more...

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Russian terror crimes down by 50 percent


February 15th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The number of terrorism-related crimes in Russia went down by half in 2011 from the previous year's figures, a top official said Wednesday.The number of ... Read more...

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Russian Muslim region MPs seek alcohol ban


December 3rd, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) In a move to prevent traffic accidents and alcohol poisoning, MPs in Russia's predominantly Muslim region Ingushetia have drafted a bill which, if passed, would ... Read more...

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Car bomb kills four in Russia


September 28th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Four people, including a policeman, were killed Wednesday when a car bomb exploded in Russia's Dagestan republic, the interior ministry said.The car blew up in ... Read more...

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Five policemen among seven killed in Chechnya suicide blasts


August 31st, 2011 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
Grozny (Chechnya), Aug 31 (IANS) Seven people, including five policemen, were killed and 18 others were injured in two suicide bombings in the capital of Russian North Caucasus republic of ... Read more...

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Two terrorists held over deadly attack in Russia


May 31st, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two members of a militant group, which launched a deadly attack in the southern Russian city of Vladikavkaz in September 2010 that killed 17 people, ... Read more...

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China and Islamist insurgents fear fuels Russia’s 400 billion pounds rearmament


February 25th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Fear of China and radical Islam on its southern borders has forced Russia to spend more than 400 billion pounds to upgrade its armed forces.Despite having warm ... Read more...

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Two killed in Russia blasts


February 15th, 2011 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least two police officers were killed and about 20 injured in two successive blasts in Russia's restive North Caucasus region, an official said Tuesday.A female suicide ... 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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Blast rocks Russia’s North Caucasus


November 26th, 2010 - 6:29 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A powerful blast was heard in Nalchik, the capital of Russia's North Caucasus republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, but no casualties were reported, a police source said Friday.The explosion ... Read more...

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Two militants killed in Russia


October 23rd, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two militants were killed in a shootout in Russia's volatile southern republic of Dagestan Saturday, police said."The incident occurred in the Kizilyurtovsk region of Dagestan. Police were ... Read more...

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At least four dead after shooting in Russia’s Chechen parliament


October 19th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by BNO News
GROZNY, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least four people were killed on Tuesday after attackers broke into the parliament building of Russia's Chechen parliament, Russian news agencies reported.The RIA news agency reported ... Read more...

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13 militants killed in Russia’s Dagestan


September 13th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 13 militants were killed in a raid carried out by the security personnel in Russia's volatile North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, the National Anti-terrorism Committee ... Read more...

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Two police officers among 12 killed in Chechnya


August 29th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Grozny, Aug 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two police officers and 10 militants were killed Sunday in a shootout in the ancestral village of Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov. The shootout took place in Chechnya's Kurchaloyevsky ... Read more...

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30 injured in blast in Russia


August 18th, 2010 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 30 people were injured after a car exploded in the centre of the southern Russian city of Pyatigorsk Tuesday, a local emergencies department source said. "Three ... Read more...

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Russian police kill five militants in Dagestan


June 16th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least five militants were killed in an operation carried out in Russia's North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, a police spokesperson said Wednesday. The spokesperson said four police ... Read more...

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Six killed in Russia blast


May 27th, 2010 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least six people were killed and more than 40 injured in a bomb blast that rattled Russia's southern city Starvropol, officials said. The toll in Wednesday's terrorist ... Read more...

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One killed, seven injured in Dagestan blast


May 8th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least one person was killed and seven people were injured in a blast that ripped through a railway station in Derbent town in the Russian North ... Read more...

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Two policemen killed in suicide blasts in Russia


April 5th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least two police officers were killed and two injured in twin blasts in Russia's Ingushetia province Monday, police said. At least one of the explosions was ... Read more...

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Second blast at scene of deadly suicide bombing in Russia’s Ingushetia


April 5th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by BNO News
NAZRAN, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A second blast was reported at the scene of an earlier suicide bombing at a police station in Russia's Ingushetia on Monday morning, reports said. At least ... Read more...

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Chechen separatist leader claims responsibility for Moscow metro bombings


April 1st, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Apr. 1 (ANI): Chechen separatist leader Doku Umarov aka Dokka Abu Usman has claimed responsibility for Monday's Moscow metro bombings that killed 39 people.In a video statement recorded on Monday, the ... Read more...

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Over 3,000 pay tribute to Moscow terror victims


April 1st, 2010 - 3:10 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) More than 3,000 people gathered in central Moscow Wednesday to remember the victims of the suicide bomb attacks on subway stations here, an official said. Thousands of candles ... Read more...

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‘Black widows’ suspected in Moscow twin blasts


March 30th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 30 (IANS/AKI) Russia has said a gang of so-called 'black widow' extremists could be behind Monday's twin attacks by women suicide bombers on Moscow's metro stations which killed at ... Read more...

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Suicide attack in Russia’s Dagestan kills six


January 6th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Makhachkala, Jan 6 (RIA Novosti) The number of police killed in a suicide bomb attack in Dagestan, Russia's north Caucasus republic, has risen to six, the regional emergency medicine centre said ... Read more...

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Major terrorist attack foiled in North Caucasus


January 5th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 5 (RIA Novosti) Police in Russia's north Caucasus republic of Kabardino-Balkaria have prevented a major terrorist attack after discovering a powerful bomb planted near a busy road, an official said ... Read more...

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Russian security forces kill four militants


September 12th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Makhachkala (Russia), Sep 12 (RIA Novosti) Four militants were killed Saturday in a counter-terrorist operation on the outskirts of Makhachkala, the capital of Russia's North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, a police spokesman ... Read more...

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Russia tightens school security on Beslan anniversary


September 1st, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Vladikavkaz (Russia), Sep 1 (RIA Novosti) Around 3,000 police officers are guarding schools in the south Russian republic of North Ossetia Tuesday, as locals mourn the victims of Beslan school ... 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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Statement by President Obama on terrorist attack in Russia’s Ingushetia


August 18th, 2009 - 2:09 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- US President Barack Obama's Statement on terrorist attack in Russia's Ingushetia."I am deeply troubled about reports of a suicide bombing today in Nazran, Ingushetiya that has ... Read more...

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Suicide Bombing At Nazran Police Headquarter In Russia Kills 20


August 18th, 2009 - 12:43 am ICT by GD
In what can be termed to be one of the most deadly attacks to have occurred in Russia since the year 2005. According to the sources, a suicide bomber has reportedly rammed ... Read more...

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