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2 Chechens arrested on Russian-Azeri border

Two Chechens, suspected of participation in illegal military units, have been arrested in Daghestan, on the Russian-Azeri border.

The detainees were trying to penetrate Russia via the Yarag-Kazmalyar checkpoint, the press service of the North-Caucasian regional department of the Russian Federal Security Service told RIA Novosti on Wednesday.

A special investigation is being carried out.