Security officers have killed four militants in two special operations in Russia’s North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, a local law enforcement source told TASS on Wednesday.


“During a special operation in the town of Izberbash two more militants have been killed. Their identities are being established”, thus, the death toll had reached six.


The counter-terrorism operation regime was introduced in Izberbash at 06:00 am, and in the Kirovsky district of Makhachkala – at 07:00 am. Security forces blocked in these cities two private homes where the militants were hiding.