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2 Policemen Die in Ambush

Several Dagestani policemen were ambushed Monday by unidentified assailants who shot dead two officers and wounded the third, Interfax reported.

Policemen were tricked by a false call about a fire in a local administration building, said the spokesman for the local branch of the Investigative Committee, adding that investigators were questioning locals about the incident.

(MT)


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