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Chechnya: The week in brief: 18 - 24 Jul 2005

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July 19 - Ten policemen, one local FSB agent and three civilians were killed when a police vehicle was blown up in the northwestern Chechen village of Znamenskoye.
July 22 - The "Peace Train", by means of which the Moscow-backed government of the Chechen Republic wants to familiarize people across the Russian Federation with the developments in Chechnya, especially the positive ones, started its journey from Grozny.

July 22 - The remains of unidentified victims of the September 2004 terrorist act were burried in the new cemetry in Beslan, according to a report by the news agency Regnum.

July 24 - A commuter train was derailed by a bomb near the Dagestani city of Khasavyurt. One person died as a result.

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