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Russia: Islamic Journalist Killed In North Caucasus

Posted by Info on 09/05/2011

Yakhya Magomedov, journalist of a Russian Islamic newspaper, As-Salam, was killed on Sunday evening in Russia’s North Caucasus republic of Dagestan.

Situation remained tense in the North Caucasus republic over the weekend, where a total of eight militants were killed in a large-scale security operation on Sunday.

It was earlier reported that seven militants were killed during the special operation in woodland. One soldier was killed and three riot police officers were injured during the operation.

HOW MANY WERE KILLED AT THE END?

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