Deputy Commander of Interior Troops in the North Caucasus has died after the attack

Makhachkala died in an attack Interior Ministry General Valery Lipinsky.He died on the operating table, without regaining consciousness, said Makhachkala police department press office.

"General Lipinski died in Makhachkala, the republican clinical hospital, without regaining consciousness, on the operating table, doctors almost three hours fighting for his life, but to save the general and failed.", - Said the press officer.

"Lipinski received a wound to the chest", - informed "Interfax" in the headquarters of the United Group Alignment (UGA) of the Russian Federation in the North Caucasus."Another injured person as the spouse of General and one civilian, were in the car" - said the representative Staff.

Chief Physician of the Republican ortopedo- trauma center Magomed Omarov said that in general as a result of injury "was damaged liver, one lung punctured, he got injured limb."

Later it turned out that driving a car "Niva", which fired criminals, was a well-known composer of Dagestan Magomed Gasim

ov."He, as well as Major General Lipinski, was injured", - informed "Interfax" in the investigation department of the UPC in Dagestan.It noted that Gasimov has operated and transferred to the ward.

At the headquarters of the UGA clarified that Lipinski until recently led a group of operative management (OCG) in the Republic of Dagestan of the Internal Troops of the Interior Ministry, and is currently the Deputy Commander of the Interior Troops of the Russian Federation in the North Caucasus and is responsible for the activities of the OCG in the regions of the Southern Federal District.

note that on-site emergency information varies.Thus, the "Interfax" referring to the press service of the City Department of Internal Affairs reports that the car "Niva", which drove high-ranking official, was shot at about 18:40 Moscow time on Peter I Avenue in Makhachkala.

At the same time, the ITAR-TASS referring to the press service of the police department of Makhachkala, reports that around 18:30 in the village on the road Makhachkala, Kaspiysk unknown fired at the car "Niva", which went to the general's wife and child afterwhat Lipinski and his driver with serious injuries were taken to hospital.

At the site works operational investigative team.Details of the incident are being specified.

The murder criminal case under four articles of the Criminal Code of Russia, said on Monday in the investigation department of the UPC in Dagestan."The case was opened under art. 317 (attempt on the life of a law enforcement officer), Art. 222 (illegal purchase, keeping and carrying of weapons) and Articles 30-105 of the Criminal Code (attempt to murder of two or more persons committed publicly dangerous way),"- said a senior assistant to the head of investigatory management of UPC in Dagestan Nizami Rajabov.

, "two sleeves from the AKM and one sleeve of a Makarov pistol was found during the initial examination of the crime scene" - Rajabov said.

Operational Management Group (OCG) was established in Dagestan (as in other republics of the North Caucasus) in summer 2004.OCG should be responsible for all counter-terrorism operations in the region.In GrOU subordination are not only part of explosives, including special forces, but also the Ministry of Defense and Emergency Situations Ministry units.