Russian security forces kill at least 11 militants during special operations in Chechnya and Dagestan. The Russian National Antiterrorist Committee has reported 11 militants were killed in Chechnya and Dagestan amid five special operations by security forces on Monday.
Reportedly, two security officers died during the mission in the Gudermes Region of Chechnya, where a huge concealed armory was discovered and destroyed.
At the same time, an illegal armed group consisting of three militants was wiped out at the Caucasus‘ federal highway despite fierce resistance.
Other militants were killed in Dagestan’s forest area, three kilometers from Kakamakhi village. Some of the armed group escaped and are being pursued by the law enforcement services.
Special forces’ officials say no civilians were hurt amid the operations.