Incident Summary:

01/11/2010: On Monday evening, an unidentified gunman shot Akhmed Ibragimoc, Iman of mosque in Kizlyar and deputy director of IA Regnum Kizlyarsky electromechanical factory, point blank in the head. Ibragimoc was returning home that evening from prayer on Kormasova street, Kizlyar, Russia. There were no other casualties reported and no group claimed responsibility.

GTD ID:
201001110004

When:
2010-01-11

Country:
Russia

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Dagestan

City:
Kizlyar

Location Details:
The attack took place on Kormasova street, Kizlyar, Russia.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Religious Figures/Institutions
Name of Entity
Specific Description Akhmed Ibragimoc, an Iman of mosque in Kizlyar and deputy director of IA Regnum Kizlyarsky electromechanical factory was targeted in the attack.
Nationality of Target Russia
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Weapon Details
Unknown firearms were used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 1
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Interfax, "Religious Activist Killed in Dagestan," http://www.interfax-religion.com/?act=news&div=6803 (January 12, 2010)."
"IA Regnum, "Kizlyar Imam Assassinated," RETWA, January 12, 2010."