In St. Petersburg eliminated three leaders of the bandit underground Kabardino-Balkaria

Fighters at the house on Leninsky Prospekt, where there was a special operation of the FSB

In a special operation in St. Petersburg eliminated three of the leader of a terrorist bandit underground of Kabardino-Balkaria, said the Information centre of National antiterrorist Committee (NAC), received by RBC.

The militants, identified as Zalim Shebzukhov, born in 1986, astemir sheriev, born in 1991, Vyacheslav Nirav, born in 1982. In total eliminated four militants. They were directly involved in a number of high-profile terrorist crimes, including the attempt on the life of law enforcement officers and prosecutors,” the Committee noted.

In place of a special operation discovered automatic weapons, ammunition and several improvised explosive devices.

Victims among the civilian population there.

The source of “RIA Novosti” in law enforcement bodies of Kabardino-Balkaria reported that one of the eliminated during a special operation — Zalim Shebzukhov — headed thugs of the Republic, which is structurally subordinated in Russia banned international terrorist organization “Caucasus Emirate”.

Earlier, the press service of management of FSB across St.-Petersburg and Leningrad region reported that on Wednesday morning began a special operation to arrest the wanted militant. It was held at the address: Leninsky prospect, 92/3, in Krasnoselsky district of St. Petersburg.

Later the official representative of the RCDS Vladimir Markin said that during the RAID were eliminated four militants who were in Federal search for participation in illegal armed formations on the territory of the North Caucasus. According to him, the militants had barricaded themselves in one of the apartments in a residential house, resisted arrest and was killed by return fire.

In fact the incident initiated a criminal case on signs of crimes under article 317 of the criminal code (encroachment on life of law enforcement officer) and article 222 of the criminal code (illegal circulation of weapons, ammunition and explosive devices).