MAKHACHKALA, May 20 (Itar-Tass) —— Two militants were killed in a police operation in a village in the Khasavyurt district of Dagestan, the republican operative staff told Itar-Tass on Sunday.
“The police traced a group of militants at about 11:00 a.m. Moscow time. The militants opened gunfire,” the staff said.
Judging by preliminary reports, two militants are dead. They are being identified. The police are chasing other illegal armed group members.