terrorism in the Caucasus

Terrorist attack prevented in Yerevan

The National Security Service of Armenia has announced that it prevented terrorist attacks in Yerevan, Trend reported citing RIA Novosti. Reportedly, the security services detained two citizens, who planned to blow up 100-150 bombs in …

Vladimir Vasiliev visits Magomed Nurbagandov’s parents

Acting head of Dagestan Vladimir Vasiliev, Prime Minister Artem Zdunov and Interior Minister Abdurashid Magomedov visited the village of Sergokala. The officials laid flowers to the memorial board installed on the house where Hero of …

Turkish police detains ISIS member of Georgian origin

Georgian citizen, Gosha Shagnadze, who is a member of the ISIS terrorist group, has been detained in the northeastern Turkish province of Trabzon, the Turkish media reported. During the investigation, a 33-year-old Shagnadze …

Two militants killed in Russia's Dagestan

Two militants have been killed during the counter-terrorist operation in Russia’s republic of Dagestan, the information center of the National Antiterrorist Committee (NAC) reported. Law enforcement officers continue a special …

CTO regime introduced in Dagestani village

Today, the counter-terrorist operation (CTO) regime was introduced in the Dagestani village of Gubden. A search operation is being conducted there, the media reported with a reference to the representative of the republican emergency response …

US citizen wanted in Armenia over terrorist plot

Armenia's National Security Service (NSS) has reported that a US citizen is wanted in Armenia in connection with organizing acts of terror. "As a result of investigative and manhunt activities carried out by Armenia's …