Two caches with weapons and ammunition discovered in the Zavodsky district of Grozny.
According to the information provided by the Regional operational headquarters to manage the counter-terrorist operation in the North Caucasus, local residents reported to militiamen that militants organized a cache with weapons and ammunition in one of the destroyed buildings. In the indicated place militiamen discovered a hideout under a huge pile of construction debris. 108 shells for an underbarrel grenade launcher and more than 6000 cartridges for automatic arms of various calibre were withdrawn from the hideout.
At the same day militia officers discovered another hideout arranged in a 5-storeyed apartment building adjacent to the office of the regional department of Interior. The cache contained a home-made explosive device, 12 shells for under-barrel grenade launchers, a mine shell, 200 grams of trotyl, 3 electric detonators and 4 grenades.
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
The Buk system that shot down MH17 belonged to the 53rd SAM missile brigade of the Russian Ministry of Defense, investigators say after looking at a few pictures on the net
It has long been understood that the West has been trying to subject Russian borders to total control. We have not seen such activity even during the Cold War