Three large arms-caches with guns and ammunition were discovered in Chechnya. On Tuesday, in the course of the operative information verification militia officers found three arms-caches, which were located in an old garage of the Leninsky district in Grozny, the capital of Chechnya, on the territory of a beer brewery in Shali and on a dairy-farm in the village of Maiturp, the Russian Interior Ministry disclosed this to a RIA Novosti correspondent. 11 Kalashnikov assault rifles, 1 machine gun, 10 grenade launchers and more than 1,000 bullets have been confiscated from the arms-caches.
Moreover, in the course of the previous day, five operative-research operations were held. In the course of the operations 27 underground mini oil-refineries were eliminated and two car bombs were disarmed.
Mysterious philanthropist, Rustem Magdeev, had agreed, at his own expense, to donate a sculpture of Rudolf Nureyev, made by Russian sculptor Zurab Tsereteli, to the Kazan Opera and Ballet Theatre