Dagestan

Islamic State claims deadly stabbing of policeman in Russia's Dagestan

Two men stabbed one policeman to death and wounded another in Dagestan in Russia`s North Caucasus on Monday before being shot dead by police in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

Aug 28, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

Russia says 7 rebels, one special forces officer killed

Russian security officials said Thursday that one special forces agent and seven alleged rebel fighters were killed in an operation in the Dagestan region of the volatile North Caucasus.

Jul 07, 2016, 22:15 PM IST