In the Ingush city of Sunzhe, a counter-terrorist operation was successfully carried out yesterday. As a result, law enforcement officers eliminated two armed militants.
This became known from the information center of the National Anti-Terrorism Committee.
Law enforcement officers received information about the impending terrorist actions. Suspects blocked in one of their outbuildings on the outskirts of Sunzha. Surrounded militants opened fire on law enforcement officers.
A firefight ensued, as a result of which the radicals were mortally wounded and died on the spot.
The Investigative Committee said, that none of the security forces and civilians was hurt. At the site of the operation, law enforcement officers found firearms and ammunition, as well as a homemade explosive device.
investigative committee (SCF) opened a case under two articles of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. The RF IC in the Republic of Ingushetia reported, that accusations were made of encroachment on the life of law enforcement officers and of illegal arms trafficking by a group of persons by prior conspiracy.