26 December 2016, 21:39

In November 2016, 10 persons fell victim to armed conflict in Northern Caucasus

At least 10 persons perished in the armed conflict in Northern Caucasus in November 2016; no information about the wounded ones was reported. These are the results of the calculations run by the "Caucasian Knot" based on its own materials and information from the available open sources.

In Dagestan, in November 2016, five persons fell victim to the armed conflict. In the course of armed clashes and special operations, five suspected militants were killed.

Four persons perished in Ingushetia. In the course of a special operation aimed to detain militants two suspected members of the armed underground and two law enforcers perished.

In Kabardino-Balkaria, an alleged member of an illegal armed formation (IAF) was killed during a special operation.

In November 2016, no victims of the armed conflict were recorded in Karachay-Cherkessia, North Ossetia, Chechnya and Stavropol Territory.

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