The attack of suicide bombers at novoselitsky district Department of police in the Stavropol region was disrupted by police fire, causing the terrorists had to undermine the “suicide belt” before they reached the goal, reported “Interfax” a source in law enforcement bodies. Previously the sources of the Agency, as well as the source of “RIA Novosti” and TASS spoke about the three suicide bombers, blew himself up at the police station. On the exact number of the attackers received conflicting information.
“When unknown people in black robes, presumably, non-Slavic looks sharply toward the regional Department of the police and ignored the warning to stop, police opened fire on them. After getting into one of the suicide bombers that detonated it was on a “suicide belt”, explosion”, — said the Agency interlocutor.
However, he added that one of the attackers threw a grenade into the building the police Department of a grenade. According to a source, she exploded in one of the offices. Another source said that “one of the attackers, and it was obviously noticeable, was of non-Slavic appearance. The other two bandits were also non-Slavic appearance.
“Currently, three heads of suicide bombers lying near the police station and work with them forensic experts to establish the identity of the bandits,” — said the source Agency.
Source of “Interfax” in law enforcement agencies also reported a search of the car, which allegedly moved the attackers. “The militants moved on the green domestic car VAZ-21099. Now this machine is on the wanted list”, — quotes his interlocutor Agency.
Information center of the National antiterrorist Committee (NAK) said that the scene is directed “forces and means of divisions of FSB, the Ministry of internal Affairs and EMERCOM of Russia”. “On the territory of Novoselytsia district, entered the legal counter-terrorism operation. At the present time are all persons involved in the detonation of explosive devices, as well as their accomplices. Measures on liquidation of consequences of explosions”, — stated in the message of the NAC.
As previously posted , the attack on the novoselitsky district police station, the occurred about 10 o’clock in the morning. As reported the interior Ministry, a suicide bomber tried to enter the territory of the division, but they failed. “Three of them hit five or six metres, without reaching the interior Ministry building,” said then the source.
The source in special services has suggested that we can talk about terrorists, sworn forbidden in Russia “Islamic state” (ISIS). Previously, ISIL took responsibility for the attacks in Dagestan. On 29 March in a suburb of Makhachkala was blown up a convoy of two vehicles of the interior Ministry. Then killed a law enforcement officer, two more were injured. The next day, an explosion occurred at a checkpoint near the police post in the village of Sirtech in the Tabasaran district. As a result of the incident one police officer died and another was injured. In both cases, the responsibility for attack took on itself the “Islamic state” (organization banned in Russia).