22 July 2015, 12:58

In Quarter 2 of 2015, 44 persons fell victim to armed conflict in Northern Caucasus

At least 44 people were killed in the armed conflict in the North Caucasus in the second quarter of 2015. Of these, 38 people were killed and at least six people were injured. These are the results of calculations of the "Caucasian Knot" based on its own materials and information from open sources.

Among the 38 killed - 33 people involved, according to law enforcement agencies, to the activities of illegal armed groups, three members of the security forces and two civilians.

Of the six injured, four - security forces, one alleged member of the armed underground and one civilian.

Republic of Dagestan remains the "hot spot" of the North Caucasus - for the period from 1 April to 30 June during an armed standoff at least 26 people were killed there. Among those killed were two members of the security forces and two civilians, and 22 people involved, according to law enforcement, to the activities of illegal armed groups. Information about injured during the second quarter of 2015 from Dagestan have been reported.

In Kabardino-Balkaria in the second quarter of 2015. Seven alleged members of illegal armed groups were killed.

The victims of the armed conflict in Ingushetia at least six people were in the second quarter of 2015, of which three people were killed and three were wounded. Among the dead is one of law enforcement officers and two alleged members of illegal armed groups. Among the wounded - two members of the security forces and one alleged member of an illegal armed formation.

In the Chechen Republic began at least five victims of armed conflict, of which two people were killed and three were wounded. Both victims - alleged members of armed underground. Among the injured enforcer 2 and 1 civilian - Qadi Grozny district of Chechnya Adam Ilyasov, whose car was blown up in the night of June 22. However, whether this organized armed underground explosion, security forces did not officially reported.

In Karachaevo-Cherkessia, Republic of North Ossetia-Alania and Stavropol Territory of the second quarter of 2015 no victims of the armed conflict have been recorded.

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