Pakistan-trained terrorist killed in Russia

A Pakistan-trained terrorist, believed to be behind scores of attacks on police and terror blasts in the Caucasus region, was killed in Makhachkala.

Last Updated: Apr 20, 2011, 16:38 PM IST

Moscow: A Pakistan-trained terrorist,
believed to be behind scores of attacks on police and terror
blasts in the Caucasus region, was killed on Wednesday in Daghestan`s
capital Makhachkala.

"Sabitbi Amanov, a resident of Kazakhstan, was the
chief explosives expert of the terrorist groups active in the
Caucasus. He had undergone training in Pakistan," state-run
Rossiya 24 TV channel.

According to Interfax news agency, the federal
agencies were on the lookout for Amanov for several years and
this morning he was blocked in a house in Makhachkala.

He was killed in a special operation after he opened
fire at the police party in response to call for surrendering.

PTI