A troop detail was attacked in Dagestan (the republic in the North Caucasus, bordering on Chechnya), a source at the republic's interior ministry told RIA Novosti. One serviceman died and one suffered.
"Yesterday at 6.00 p.m. a body of a 19-year old conscript junior sergeant was found with a gunshot wound on the fourth kilometer of the Buinaksk-Untsukul motor road near the infantry fighting vehicle belonging to the Russian defense ministry. Another conscript soldier, who served with him, was found at the same place with a similar wound and in a grave condition, the agency's interlocutor said.
Two Kalashnikov submachine-guns and ammunition were stolen, the interior ministry's officer added.
Investigation is being conducted.
War negates human nature and societal peace and harmony. H.G. Wells manifested the declaration of human rights in 1939 and wondered "What are we Fighting for?"