#AceWorldNews – CHECHNYA – Dec.04 – Three policemen have been killed while trying to apprehend a car full of alleged members of an illegal armed group in the city of Grozny, representative of law enforcement in Russia’s Republic of Chechnya told RIA Novosti. 

The incident happened as a police patrol unit tried to stop a suspicious car in the city centre.

Three men inside the car opened fire, killing three officers.

The suspected militants are now trapped inside the Press House in the city centre, police are trying to neutralize them.


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‘ Chechen Republic Open Criminal Cases Against Five Russian Nationals Returned From Syria ‘

#AceNewsServices – GROZNY – October 14 (RAPSI)  – Prosecutor’s Office of the Chechen Republic announced on Tuesday that criminal cases have been opened against five individuals who allegedly took part in the armed insurgency in Syria, TASS reported on Tuesday.

The probe was initiated after an investigation in the alleged disappearance of the individuals, opened at the request of their relatives.

During the investigation the authorities uncovered that the sought after individuals were in fact engaged in armed hostilities in Syria.


#chechen-republic, #grozny, #syria