On suspicion in murder of the political emigrant, blogger Mamehana Umarov in Austria, the detained natives of Chechnya Sarali Akhtaev and Salman Magomadov. About this project “Caucasus.Realities” July 6, said a source in one of the European Chechen Diaspora.
“47-year-old Akhtaev moved to Europe in 2002, and 37-year-old Magomedov in 2004. They both were in a refugee status. About any their connections with the Chechen authorities no exact information, but it is known that Magomadov worked in the anti-terrorist center in Urus-Martan,” – said the source publication.
Austrian website oe24.at writes that “Thriller Sarali A.” July 4, shot in the head by Umarov in the Parking lot in the suburbs of Vienna, Gerasdorf. 47-year-old man was arrested in Linz shortly after the murder, his accomplice the next day.
Umarov had applied for political asylum in Austria. In the blogs he called himself a former employee of the Ministry of Sharia state security of the Republic of Ichkeria, told about the relations of the Russian special services with the assassinations of political refugees has been a consistent critic of the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, often his remarks was offensive.
Former Ukrainian MP Igor Mosiychuk said that Umarov sought a way for American politiciansto talk about the murders by order of the Chechen authorities around the world.
Ukrainian journalist Andrei Tsaplienko claims that Umarov in Chechnya tried to order the murder of volunteers Amines Okueva, Adam Osmayev and Mosiychuk.