Russia Nabs Two Suspects In Politician Murder–Both Islamists from Caucasus

Two men held over murder of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov

malta independent

Two men have been detained over the murder of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, the head of the Federal Security Service has announced.

Anzor Gubashev and Zaur Dadayev were detained today, FSB director Alexander Bortnikov said, speaking on national television.

He told other Russian media that both men were from the Caucasus.


zaur dadaev –  МАШААЛЛАХ! как красиво рассказывает этот парень да благословит его АЛЛАХ!!!—–[MASHAALLAH! tells how beautiful this guy may Allah bless him !!!]

zaur dadaev

On 15 July 2002 at around 2 a.m. a group of masked and camouflaged men armed with machineguns broke into the applicant’s house in Sernovodsk, the Sunzha District in Chechnya
Achkhoy-Martan district prosecutor’s office opened criminal case no. 63049 on account of the abduction of Mr Sh. Magomayev, Mr A. Tazuyev, Mr A. Simonenko, Mr A. Israilov and Mr Kh. Gubashev.
Application no. 30146/11
Rita Salmanovna, USPANOVA v. RUSSIA