PanARMENIAN.Net – One troops officer has been killed and 13 harmed during a shootout with militants in a Shatoi district of a North Caucasus Republic of Chechnya, internal troops pronounced Saturday, Jun 29, according to RIA Novosti.
“As a outcome of a troops strife one troops officer died of his wounds on nearing in hospital,” pronounced a matter expelled by a Chechen Interior Ministry; a serve 13 troops officers were hospitalized, 6 with gunshot wounds.
Police are now conducting an operation in a alpine and heavily forested Shatoi district to destroy belligerent groups, according to a statement. Two Russian soldiers were killed by an unclear bomb blast in a area in April.
Chechnya suffered a array of bloody separatist wars in a 1990s, though in new years an Islamic rebellion has mostly migrated to adjacent regions in a face of an ironfisted Chechen supervision headed by Ramzan Kadyrov.
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