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

10 killed in clashes in Russia's restive North Caucasus

n a separate clash in the Derbent region a suspected militant was killed in a sweep that also left one police officer dead

Jun 17, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Militants kill two police officers in Russia's Dagestan, Islamic State claims responsibility

Militants kill two police officers in Russia's Dagestan, Islamic State claims responsibility

Islamic State said its fighters were behind the attack.

May 15, 2016, 00:19 AM IST

Islamic State claims suicide bombing in Russia`s Dagestan

The Islamic State jihadist group has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack that killed a policeman in Russia`s volatile region of Dagestan.

Mar 31, 2016, 14:20 PM IST

Gunmen kill moderate imam in Russian Caucasus

A local imam in Russia`s North Caucasus was shot dead on Wednesday, the latest murder of a religious leader in an area known for simmering Islamist insurgency.

Sep 09, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Russia's Caucasus Islamists 'pledge allegiance' to Islamic State

Islamist militants in four regions of Russia's Caucasus have pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, according to a recording which was welcomed by IS after being posted online.

Jun 24, 2015, 20:40 PM IST

Russia says Islamist rebel leader Kebekov `neutralised`

 Russia said Monday the leader of the Islamist insurgency in the North Caucasus was killed in a special operation, and militants confirmed his death.

Apr 21, 2015, 02:41 AM IST

Istanbul suicide bomber was `widow of Norwegian IS jihadist`

The young woman from the Russian Muslim region of Dagestan suspected of carrying out a deadly suicide bombing in Istanbul was the widow of a Norwegian extremist with whom she had travelled to Syria to join Islamic State (IS) jihadists, a report said on Friday.

Jan 16, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

Two arrested in Germany's Berlin on suspicion of supporting terrorism

The Berlin police say they have taken two men into custody on suspicion they were recruiting fighters and procuring equipment and funding for the so-called Islamic State terrorism group in Syria.

Jan 16, 2015, 13:17 PM IST

Russia convicts accomplices in Volgograd bombing

 A Russian court on Friday convicted four men for helping orchestrate twin suicide blasts in 2013 that killed 34 people, handing down sentences of up to 19 years in detention.

Dec 05, 2014, 16:25 PM IST

Nine wounded by car bomb in Russia`s Dagestan

Police say nine people have been wounded in a bombing in Russia`s southern province of Dagestan.

Jan 18, 2014, 05:42 AM IST

Two killed in suicide attack in Russia`s Caucasus

Two officials were killed and six more people were wounded when a suicide bomber detonated a car bomb on Monday in the volatile Russian Caucasus region of Dagestan, police said.

Sep 23, 2013, 13:32 PM IST

Female suicide bomber injures 18 in Russian region

A female suicide bomber blew herself up in the southern Russian region of Dagestan on Saturday, injuring at least 18, including two children and five police officers.

May 25, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

115 security officers killed in Russia`s Dagestan

Russian law enforcement agencies lost 115 officers to Islamic insurgency in the North Caucasus region of Dagestan in 2012.

Feb 16, 2013, 11:30 AM IST

Twelve police, rebels killed in Russia`s Dagestan

Russian security forces tracked down and killed six rebels suspected of involvement in Thursday’s suicide bombing that left four policemen dead in the restive southern province of Dagestan, officials said.

Feb 15, 2013, 10:06 AM IST

Over 10 militants killed on Georgia-Russia border

The Georgian Interior Ministry units on Wednesday sealed off a gorge near the border with southwestern Russia`s Dagestan region.

Aug 30, 2012, 11:44 AM IST

Female suicide bomber identified in Russia

Russian police say they have identified the female suicide bomber who killed an influential Muslim leader in the volatile province of Dagestan.

Aug 29, 2012, 18:42 PM IST

Two militant leaders killed in Russia

The alleged leaders of two insurgency groups in Russia`s Dagestan republic have been eliminated.

Jun 28, 2012, 11:31 AM IST

Suicide bomber kills 5 cops in Russia`s Dagestan

A female suicide bomber has killed at least five policemen by blowing herself up at a traffic police post in the restive Dagestan region of Russia.

Mar 07, 2012, 12:50 PM IST