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Afghanistan asks Pakistan to stop supporting terrorists.

, Mar. 28 : Afghan Defense Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri urged Pakistan to stop supporting terrorists and asked Islamabad to prevent terrorists coming into their territory.Speaking at a press conference, Waziri said four big terrorist groups which are active in Afghanistan are all located in Pakistan.He said that ...

- Sify - IN

Russian court orders Yatsenyuk's arrest in absentia.

A municipal court of Russian southern town of Yessentuki has issued an arrest warrant for former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, accusing him of participating in armed groups in the Russian North Caucasus republic of Chechnya in the mid-1990s and fighting against Russian troops. According to the court's March ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Faces Russian Arrest Warrant.

As the Russia versus Ukraine gas war continues, former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk now faces a Russian arrest warrant in addition to the international arrest warrant that has been active against him since February 21st, according to reports on filings from a town in southern Russia. The Yessentuki court said ...

- OilPrice.com - US

What's Chechnya doing in Syria?.

Russia is finding the Republic of Chechnya's influence to be very helpful in Syria.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Isis claims responsibility for attack on Russian military base in Chechnya.

Russian President Vladimir Putin termed the attack 'gruesome' and called for global efforts to fight terrorism.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Russian soldiers killed in 'Islamic State'-claimed attack in Chechnya.

The militant group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on a military facility in the restive region. A National Guard spokesman said the agency was at the forefront of fighting "international terrorism."

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Six Russian soldiers, six militants killed in foggy Chechnya base attack.

Russia said six of its soldiers had been killed after successfully repelling an assault on a military facility in Chechnya, an attack the Islamic State militant group said it had carried out.

- Stuff - NZ

Gang eliminated in attack on Russian National Guard in Chechnya – media.

All members of an armed gang who attacked a unit of Russia's National Guard in Chechnya have been killed, according to the Russian news agency TASS.

- UNIAN - UA

Six Russian soldiers killed in Chechnya base attack.

Russia has fought two wars with separatists in the mainly Muslim internal republic since the 1991 Soviet collapse, but such shoot-outs have become relatively rare in Chechnya.

- Times Of India - IN

RFE/RL: Reports say six Russian troops, six militants killed in Chechnya fighting.

Russian news agencies say six Russian national guard troops and six assailants have been killed in an attack on a military unit in Chechnya. The post RFE/RL: Reports say six Russian troops, six militants killed in Chechnya fighting appeared first on KyivPost.

- Kyiv Post - UA

Russia: 6 militants, 6 soldiers killed in Chechen firefight.

Russian authorities say six suspected militants and six soldiers were killed during a firefight in the volatile North Caucasus region.

- FOX News - US

Six Russian troops killed as rebels attack Chechen base

Six Russian troops died in the early hours of Friday when a group of insurgents attacked their base in Chechnya, with six rebels killed in the resulting shootout, the National Guard said

- The Daily Star - LB

Reports Say Six Russian Troops, Six Militants Killed In Chechnya Fighting

Russian news agencies say six Russian national guard troops and six assailants have been killed in an attack on a military unit in Chechnya.

- Radio Free Europe - US

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