VoR: Russian special forces kill "militant leader" in Dagestan.- Re: Russian helicopter under fire in Dagestan (Itar-Tass)
- Voice of Russia
Russian special forces kill militant leader in Dagestan
Mar 10, 2012
Chechen militant leader Ruslan Akhmatov has been killed during a raid carried out by Russian special force in Dagestan.
Akhmatov was known as the leader of a gang stationed in Khasavurt.
Meanwhile, an operation is underway to capture 15 militants based in the Karabudakhkent district of Dagestan.
The gang is believed to be behind Friday`s attack on a border service helicopter.