July 28 - US channel ABC broadcast
an interview with Shamil Basayev in which the Chechen warlord again denied
responsibility for the death of children during the September 2004 Beslan
siege, which he masterminded, and blamed Russian forces for it. In the
interview, which was made by Russian journalist Andrei Babitsky, Basayev
said that further tragedies of this kind might happen in the future until
the killing of Chechen people stops.
Unknown people fired at the police station
in the village of Borozdinovskaya, killing one policeman.