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Mourning for the Novgorod policemen

August 3 2009

In the Novgorod region of mourning for the four policemen who died yesterday at a business trip to Chechnya. This was reported today the representative of the regional administration.

On Sunday, about 17.00 GMT in Chechnya, near the settlement of Itum-Kale, unidentified persons fired a column of MUP. In this case, five people were killed and six wounded. Among the dead were four of Novgorod, in the number of victims - four more. Criminal case.

"The governor of area Sergey Mitin, on Monday signed the documents that the day of his funeral on August 7 policemen in the region will be a day of mourning" - said the source. Speaking on Monday before the representatives of Novgorod and the Russian media, Mitin said that on behalf of the regional administration and the regional legislature brings deep condolences to the families of the victims.

"I must say thanks to those who defended the integrity and independence of our country and sacrificed their lives for their country, we mourn our dead comrades, and at the same time proud of its sons" - added the governor.

According to Mitin, Regional Administration will assist the families of Novgorod eight policemen dead and wounded in Chechnya. Bereaved families will receive from oblbyudzheta to 300 thousand rubles, and families of wounded - 100 thousand rubles.

According to the representative of the Novgorod regional police department, a detachment of more than 100 staff management went on a business trip to Chechnya on February 24. Duration of the stay to expire in mid-August.

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