Second round of parliamentary election to be held in Lithuania on SundayWorld October 23, 2:49
Russian Duma delegation to take part in BRICS forum, IPU Assembly in GenevaRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 23, 2:11
Ceasefire in Syria violated 44 times in 24 hours — Russian reconciliation centerWorld October 23, 1:36
Russian national delegation would be more effective at US election — expertRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 23, 1:09
Russia looks to produce Zika vaccine in Nicaragua — health ministerSociety & Culture October 23, 0:20
Russian diplomat calls to compare death tolls in Iraq under Hussein vs under US ruleRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 22, 21:00
US-led coalition delivers air strike on civilian procession in Iraq — Defense ministryWorld October 22, 18:45
Gazprom supplies to Europe reach record-breaking 590 mln cubic meters on FridayBusiness & Economy October 22, 18:24
Minsk protests against Ukraine's forced return to Kiev of Belavia planeWorld October 22, 14:05
MOSCOW, November 13 (Itar-Tass) — Germany has extradited to Russia Khabib Umakhanov, wanted by Interpol on suspicion of murder of a Dagestan district official in 2009, the press service of the Interpol Russia bureau told Itar-Tass on Tuesday.
The investigators ascertained that in September 2009, Umakhanov, together with two accomplices, murdered the head of the republic's Khasavyurt district in Moscow. The criminals sprayed automatic fire at the official's car and fled. The district official was killed on the spot and his guard was seriously wounded.
Police said Umakhanov then fled Russia and could hide in the Middle East or in a European country.
"He was put on the Interpol wanted list in July 2010. German police detained him in Berlin in June 2012. "On November 10, the German law-enforcement bodies met Russian prosecutors' petition to extradite Umakhanov," the press service said.
The extradition was completed on Tuesday. "The investigators will check Umakhanov for involvement in the operation of illegal paramilitary formations in the North Caucasus and the commission of acts of terror," Interpol Russia officials said.