Source Pravda.Ru

Federal forces warn of possible terrorist attacks in Chechnya

Shamil Basayev, a notorious Chechen warlord, is planning to carry outterrorist attacks in the Shali and Kurchaloy districts of Chechnya, theheadquarters of the federal forces in Chechnya told RBC. The federal forceshave information, according to which Basayev ordered his gunmen to conductterrorist attacks against civilians, religious leaders and representativesof local authorities. According to militants' plot, a terrorist attackshould look like it was committed by servicemen of the federal forces.Moreover, guerillas have been instructed to fire at positions of thefederal forces to provoke a return fire of artillery at civilians' houses,the headquarters pointed out..