Unidentified people have murdered nine Chechen residents in the Shali district, a source in the republic's police told RIA Novosti.
"At 12:30 p.m. on Friday, local residents of the Serzhen-Yurt settlement discovered nine male bodies with gunshot wounds in a dried up channel," the source said.
According to the local police, eight of the nine men were from Duba-Yurt settlement, and the ninth body is being identified. According to experts, the men died about two days ago. Inquiry has been launched.
Bodies of military personnel with American and Polish chevrons on uniforms were found in Avdiivka, adviser to the head of the Donetsk People's Republic said