Occupation command reports of death of Chechen Republic Ichkeria's vice-president Shamil Basayev. There no details have been reported.
Referring to FSB, the Russian mass-media reported that Basayev dead during a certain special operation in Ingushetia.
Earlier there was information about an explosion of a cargo vehicle KAMAZ in village of Ekazhevo, as a result of which 4 Mujahideen were dead.
The representative of Ingush puppet militia has claimed that from 4 dead Mujahideen 3 have been unidentified and one of them is probably Shamil Basayev and also inhabitants of Ingushetia Isa Kushtov and Tarhan Ganijev. The reason of explosion was a careless use of an explosive.
Representatives of puppet Ministry of Internal Affairs specify that at night from July 9 to 10, in 2 kilometers from village Ekazhevo of Nazran district of Ingushetia, a powerful explosion was occurred. The militiamen, who had arrived at a place, found out a burned down lorry and four bodies.
The Chechen command has not give any comments and statements yet.