Chechen terrorists kill 17

Three separate attacks on Friday

Seventeen people have died in three separate terrorist attacks by Chechen extremists in Martan-Tsu, Chalaji and Vedeno.

In the first attack, four policemen and two civilians were killed at dawn. At Chalaji, five Chechen civilians and a Russian soldier perished in a mortar attack and finally, a Chechen policeman died and two were wounded in an attack in Vedeno, in the south of Chechnya.