Media: Kadyrov's personal guard killed
One of the guards of the Head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, suspected of preparing an armed attack on the security forces, was killed under mysterious circumstances.
Media reports about the murder of Head of Chechnya's personal guard Alikhan Muzaev.
Resident of the Kurchaloy district center Muzaev was arrested along with the villagers in the evening on January 15 on suspicion of preparing an anti-government campaign. After a while, the security forces reportedly returned his dead body to his family. This was reported on Monday, January 16 by Kavkaz.Realii (Radio Svoboda's project).
Law enforcement officials told relatives that during the arrest Muzaev pulled out a pistol from one of the police officers and shot himself. However, his family did not believe in the version of suicide.
Chechen authorities and law enforcement agencies have not officially commented on this information.
Earlier, on January 16, it was reported that more than 60 members of the bandit underground gang associated with the banned in Russia terrorist organization Islamic State (IS) week arrested in Chechnya since the beginning of last week. Four bandits were killed while putting up armed resistance to law enforcers.
According to Tass, the participants of the liquidated gang prepared a series of resonant crimes in the North Caucasus. Investigative measures are conducted with regard to detainees.
January, 15, it became known that especially dangerous terrorist Imran Datsayev, who previously managed to escape during a special operation in the village Geldagan, the Kurchaloy District, was detained in Chechnya.
On January 11, the special operation to eliminate militants was held in the Kurchaloy district. Security forces blocked the gang on the outskirts of the village of Tsotsi-Yurt. On offer to surrender the criminals opened fire, then tried to escape. As a result, four militants were killed and one detained, another managed to escape. Two police officers were killed.
Evidence of Solntsevskie leaders’ acquaintance with State Duma deputy and Hero of Russia Vladimir Shamanov and Lokomotiv trainer Yury Syomin was photos of them together, obtained by Spanish investigators from the smartphone of one of the gang leaders Arnold Spivakovsky (Tamm), who was arrested in the Costa del Sol last year in the framework of the police operation dubbed Oligarch.