Photo: national anti-terrorist Committee
Liquidated in Dagestan militants were planning to launch an attack on one of the objects of a religious cult and law enforcement. On Saturday, January 12, reports RIA Novosti with reference to information center of the National antiterrorist Committee (NAC).
According to NAC, the bandits killed in the skirmish on January 11, has already been identified. It is established that they were engaged in recruiting young people into the ranks of the terrorist organization “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia), and also provided assistance to operatives in the Caspian and killed during counter-terrorism operations in 2017.
In addition, as reported by the Committee, in the course of operational search activities detained a native of Kaspiysk. “He confessed about the creation of terrorist cells, plans and intentions of its members,” — noted in the NAC. They added that earlier the detainee was already brought to criminal responsibility for aiding and abetting the bandits and attack on law enforcement officers.
On the evening of 11 January on the section Kizilyurt — Makhachkala the Federal highway “Kavkaz” three unidentified men opened fire on employees of the road patrol service, and then tried to escape. The militants were eliminated, among the security forces and civilians nobody has suffered. Attackers in a car was discovered two rifles, a pistol and ammunition.
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