15 May 2019, 20:33

Hideout with weapons found near Dagestani village

A hideout with weapons and ammunition that belonged to the alleged militants, killed this January has been liquidated in Dagestan, the "Rosgvardia" (Russian National Guard) has reported.

According to the source, a bundle of weapons and ammunition was found in the drain pipe 1.5 km from the village of Stalskoe, Kizilyurt District. According to preliminary data, the hideout belonged to the militants killed in January, the "Interfax" reports with reference to the regional "Rosgvardia" branch. Sappers liquidated the hideout on the spot, the "Dagestanskaya Pravda" reports.

Let us remind you that according to the Russian National Antiterrorist Committee (NAC), the three militants killed by law enforcers on January 11, 2019, after they attacked a road-and-patrol (DPS) post in the Karabudakhkent District of Dagestan, has been engaged in recruiting young people to the "Islamic State" (IS, earlier, ISIL), a terrorist organization banned in Russia by the court.

Earlier, the "Caucasian Knot" has reported that since the start of 2018, Dagestani law enforcers have announced liquidation of six hideouts with weapons.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on May 15, 2019 at 02:09 pm MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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