Source Pravda.Ru

Ingushetia not to become arena for war

Ingushetia will not become a theater of military operations. Ingush President Murat Zyazikov made a corresponding statement during his appeal to the Ingush nation yesterday night. An assassination attempt on him was aimed against Ingush citizens and against Ingushetia itself, he declared on local TV. According to him, the republic is in a constructive process now, it starts attracting investments and this is something certain forces cannot put up with. "Today these forces want turn Ingushetia into a theater of military operations. They made a cruel mistake, I must say", Rossiya (Russia) television quotes Zyazikov.

An assassination attempt on the Ingush President was made yesterday. A suicide bomber blew up a car in the path of the president's car. Zyazikov was injured.