The report says:
“Today at about four o'clock in the morning during the counter-terrorist operation for the implementation of a complex of operational-search and ambush measures aimed at locating and detaining members of the armed forces involved in terrorist crimes, by special forces of the Federal Security Service of Russia under the leadership of the operational headquarters of the NJSC in the Republic of Dagestan on the outskirts of the village Kanada Tsumadinsky district was neutralized by a gangster who offered armed resistance. ”
The ministry clarified that the identity of the deceased was established: “this is the leader of the“ tsumadin ”gang Magomed Abdulkhalikov, who has many armed attacks on civilians and law enforcement officers, extorting large sums of money from businessmen”.
“At present, the scene of the clash has been blocked, measures are being taken in Kwanada to find Abdulkhalikov’s accomplices, including a gangster who was wounded during the special operation,” the NAC added.
There are no casualties among law enforcement and civilians.