17 June 2018, 15:53

In January 2018, four persons fell victim to armed conflict in Northern Caucasus

In January 2018, at least four persons were killed in the armed conflict in Northern Caucasus. No wounded were reported. These are the results of the calculations run by the "Caucasian Knot" based on its own materials and information from other open sources.

In January 2018, in Dagestan, two persons were killed in the armed conflict. A suspected militant was killed while law enforcers tried to detain him. Besides, a civilian was killed in the attack: Saigidakhmed Magomedov, the imam of the Salafi mosque.

In January 2018, in Chechnya, two persons were killed in the course of the armed conflict. A law enforcer was killed as result of an attack committed by a suspected member of the armed underground. A suspected member of the armed underground was killed when law enforcers tried to detain him.

In January 2018, in Ingushetia, Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia, North Ossetia-Alania, and in the Stavropol Territory, no victims to the armed conflict were registered.

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