One of the suspects was offended by Nemtsov's comments on Charlie Hebdo: Chechen leader
One of the suspects was offended by Nemtsov's comments on Charlie Hebdo: Chechen leader

Five people, including a former Chechen policeman, have been detained over the murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov. Also, another suspect has blown himself up in Chechen capital of Grozny after being surrounded by the police, Russian media reported.

US wants probe into Chechnya rights group attack

 

Washington: The United States on Monday condemned an arson attack against a human rights group in Chechnya, calling on authorities to ensure the safety of activists working in the region.

Death toll from Chechnya clashes rises to 24

 A total of 14 security officers were killed in clashes earlier this week with Islamist militants in Chechnya`s Grozny, the Russian Interior Ministry said on Friday, bringing the toll from the violence to 24.

19 killed in Islamist attack in Chechnya

10 police officers died and 28 were injured in Chechnya`s Grozny on Thursday as they battled an attack by heavily armed Islamist militants, the National Antiterrorism Committee said in a statement quoted by Russian news agencies.

Gun battle breaks out in Chechen capital

Several police died in clashes with militants who attacked a traffic post in the Chechen capital Grozny and then stormed a building housing local media, Russian officials said on Thursday.

Boston bombers have ties with al Qaeda-linked groups?

With one suspect dead and the other lying seriously wounded in a hospital, the FBI investigators are reviewing the suspected Boston Marathon bombers` motives.