ingushetiya.ru 09.09.2007 01:10
In Malgobek the District Department for Internal Affairs has confirmed that at around 23:00 hours in the evening unknown persons fired from grenade launchers and automatic weapons upon a battalion of internal troops, temporarily located in the eastern part of the town of Malgobek on the grounds of the “Selkhoztekhnika” enterprise. The firing came from several points, report witnesses from the site of the incident.
So far the police have not managed to communicate with the battalion command and elucidate whether there were casualties in the course of the attack.
We remind you that this is not the first attack on the troop unit in Malgobek. On the night of 3 to 4 September unknown combatants fired from three points at this same battalion, in consequence of which three military servicemen were injured.