Russian army battles fighters in Caucasus
At least 12 killed in fighting between army and Islamist fighters in volatile region.
Female Suicide Bomber Injures 12 in Russia
A female suicide bomber identified as a widow of two killed Islamists blew herself up in the southern Russian region of Dagestan on Saturday injuring at least 12.
From Toronto to Dagestan; Canadian Jihadi Draws Parallels With Tsarnaev
A mess of rubble, ash and charred vehicles is all that's left at the desolate farmhouse where a Canadian Muslim convert died fighting his last battle alongside Islamist insurgents in the Russian region of Dagestan.
Europe: Putin Dismisses Leader of a Caucasus Republic
President Vladimir V. Putin has dismissed the president of the Russian republic of Dagestan over concerns of rising Islamist violence, corruption and political rivalries in the Caucasus.
Russia TV anchor slain, official hurt in North Caucasus attacks
A TV newsman is fatally shot and a government minister is wounded in a bombing in Kabardino-Balkaria. The Russian republic is roiled by an Islamist insurgency. MOSCOW — A journalist with Russian state television was killed and a government official was injured in separate attacks in the country's violence-ridden North Caucasus region, authorities said Thursday.
Gunmen Open Fire in Mosque in Dagestan
The interior ministry for the Russian Caucasus region said eight people were wounded in the attack as they celebrated the end of Ramadan.