Fighting Along Chechen-Dagestani Administrative Border Heaviest in Recent Years

Vatchagaev, Mairbek
February 2012
Eurasia Daily Monitor;2/23/2012, Vol. 9 Issue 38, p5
The article reports on the clash between militants and the Russian police, military and Federal Security Service (FSB) forces during a military operation in Chechnya's Nozhai-Yurt district. The author mentions that the conflict broke out despite reports that Nozhai-Yurt has been effectively cleared of rebels. He adds that seven Russian servicemen were killed during the encounter, while thirteen were injured.


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