2 killed in anti-terrorist operation in Ingushetia
08 June 2018

Russian authorities said two alleged militants have been killed in a counterterrorism operation in the North Caucasus region of Ingushetia.

The National Antiterrorism Committee (NAK) said on June 8 that security troops killed the two individuals in Ingushetia's largest city, Nazran.

According to the NAK, the two militants planned a series of terrorist attacks in the region. No further details are available.

Ingushetia is a sister region of Chechnya and has had problems with Islamist insurgents for many years.


photo: Nazran - general view (archive picture)