A lieutenant colonel and a police captain from Tatarstan were killed in the line of duty in the zone of the special military operation, a message posted on the official Telegram channel of the Republican Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia.
The deceased officials had served in law enforcement agencies for many years.
The Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia for Tatarstan expressed condolences to officers' families.
On April 25, it was reported that deputy of the Supreme Council of the Republic of Khakassia Dmitry Ivanov was killed in the zone of the special military operation. The deputy was survived by his wife and five children.
The Russian Armed Forces returned to strategic positions of the first "Surovikin line” east of Robotyne in the Zaporizhzhia direction of hostilities