In Kabardino-Balkaria, the car of the head of the district was fired
Unidentified persons have fired the car of the head Urvansky region of Kabardino-Balkaria, the Interfax reported referring to a law enforcement source.
The incident occurred on Thursday morning, when the head of the district was driving to work. In result of firing, he was hospitalized, and a policeman, who also was in the car, was killed.
On the eve, the house of one of the leaders of the public organization "The National Council of the Nogai people of Russia" Zalimkhan Kocherova was attacked in Dagestan. Unidentified persons fired the house of the oppositionist while he was at a meeting with rural youth in the neighboring village of Orta-Tube.
As noted by Kocherov, the attacker fired at the kitchen window, which is usually uncurtained. The shot was done at the time when Kocherov's wife went into the kitchen, Rukavkaz.ru reported. According to the opposition leader, he does not know who could shoot in his house. However, it's known that the "National Council of the Nogai people of Russia" has repeatedly raised the issue of corruption and land in the Nogai district of Dagestan.
"Maybe the criminals wanted to frighten me. I'm not a confrontational man, and I have no enemies", agency REGNUM quoted Kocherov.
At the same time, the oppositionis expressed regret over the fact that the Nogai region, always known as "quiet", has faced "an attempt on political motives" for the first time.
According to the "Caucasian Knot", Kocherov noted that the investigative team has quickly responded to the incident, arrived and gathered the material. The MIA department in Nogai district stated that the investigation is being carried out.