Al Qaeda militant killed in Russian Caucasus: Official

Russian security forces have killed a militant described as a leading al Qaeda operative in a clash in Russia`s volatile North Caucasus region of Dagestan, the security service said.

Medvedev issues stark warning on Russian Caucasus

President Dmitry Medvedev warned on Wednesday that Russia`s Caucasus region was dangerously unstable
and said "terrorists" there must be "liquidated without
emotion."