Terrorists in Chechnya have killed three policemen near the village of Alkhan-Kala. Shirvani Yasayev, head of the administration of the Urus-Martan district, reported that traffic policemen had been attacked from an ambush and killed at the outpost on the Kavkaz federal road yesterday evening. According to Yasayev, criminals drove a car to the outpost, suddenly opened fire and then escaped. Their car was discovered later on the other end of the village of Alkhan-Kala. The car had earlier been stolen by the bandits.
The head of the Voronezh region, Alexander Gusev, confirmed the death of Major General Vladimir Zavadsky.