Militant leader killed in Russia's Dagestan

Militant leader killed in Russia`s Dagestan Moscow: Russian security forces have killed the leader of a militant group in the volatile Caucasian republic of Dagestan.

Mukhuchiev aka "Abu Umar" was allegedly involved in several terror acts and murders of civilians and security forces.

The militant leader and his wife were killed after he opened fire at security personnel forces, Interfax agency reported quoting National Anti-Terrorism Committee (NAC) spokesman Nikolai Sintsov.