Law enforcement officers detained in Chechnya an active gang member who was a financial courier of militants, RIA Novosti was told in the Joint press center of the regional operational staff for controlling the counter terrorist operation in the North Caucasus.
"A 40-year-old militant was detained in the settlement of Mairtrup of the Kurchaloi district. It was established that he was a courier and delivered financial means from abroad to gangs controlled by Aslan Maskhadov, a leader of Chechen terrorists," a staff representative said.
In particular, in his words, this February, the courier delivered from former terrorists hiding in Azerbaijain $30,000 that was given to Ahmed Avdorkhanov, the head of Maskhadov's bodyguard.
The detainee is being checked.
On January 15, it was reported that the Russian government began to develop sanctions against several officials at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)