It is subordinate directly to President Vladimir Putin and has bases in the country's volatile North Caucasus regions, including Chechnya. ...http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-russian-troops-killed-in-is-claimed-attack-on-chechen-base-2367287
Russian authorities say six suspected militants and six soldiers were killed during a firefight in the volatile North Caucasus region. ...http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-russia-6-militants-6-soldiers-killed-in-chechen-firefight-2366428
A central track and field stadium in Makhachkala, the capital of Russias North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, will be named after iconic... ...http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a727345.html
Thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow today in memory of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, two years after he was shot dead... ...http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/thousands-march-in-moscow-two-years-after-putin-foe-killed-117022600539_1.html
One police officer and two suspected militants have been killed in a shootout in Russia's volatile North Caucasus. Fatina Ubaydatova, spokeswoman... ...http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/3-dead-in-shootout-in-russia-s-dagestan-116123000584_1.html
Also referred to as dwarf periwinkle...