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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Bishop Killed in Dagestan

MAKHACHKALA — Artur Suleimanov, the bishop in Dagestan for the evangelical denomination Osanna, was shot to death by unknown attackers on Thursday evening in Makhachkala, Dagestani police spokesman Vyacheslav Gasanov said Friday.

Gasanov also said two militants were killed by police in a clash in the town of Khasavyurt on Thursday.