A police car at the site of the CTO in Dagestan. Photo by the press service of the Russian National Antiterrorist Committee http://nac.gov.ru/kontrterroristicheskie-operacii/v-hode-kto-v-dagestane-neytralizovany-troe-2.html

18 September 2019, 11:41

CTO legal regime introduced in city of Chegem in Kabardino-Balkaria

Law enforcers started a search for militants in Chegem, where the counterterrorist operation (CTO) legal regime was introduced, the FSB Department for Kabardino-Balkaria reported.

Entry into the city and exit from it are restricted. According to the preliminary information, members of an illegal armed formation (IAF) are hiding in a private house on the territory of Chegem. According to the FSB, the militants are plotting a terror act, the TASS reports with reference to the operational headquarters.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on September 18, 2019 at 08:04 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

Author: Lyudmila Maratova; Source: CK correspondent

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