Law enforcers. Photo by the FSB press service

20 January 2023, 15:31

Followers of Sheikh Batal-Khadji: law enforcers plant grenade to Akhmed Belkharoev

During a search, law enforcers planted a grenade in the house of Akhmed Belkharoev, a son of Mustafa Belkharoev, a cousin of the chair of the Accounts Chamber, members of the Ingush religious brotherhood of the followers of Sheikh Batal-Khadji said. They released a video depicting the moment when a grenade had been planted and requested the General Prosecutor’s Office to react.

The “Caucasian Knot” has reported that on November 1, 2022, the law enforcers conducted the searches in the house of Akhmed Belkharoev, a son of Mustafa Belkharoev. The latter’s house was also searched on October 27. Later, it became known about the arrest of Mikail Aliev, a relative of the Belkharoev family, a former member of the Ingush parliament, and entrepreneur Tukhan Zyazikov. On November 3, 2022, the leader of Chechnya stood up for the Belkharoev family.

On December 12, 2022, it became known that in response to support from Ramzan Kadyrov, members of the Ingush brotherhood of the followers of Sheikh Batal-Khadji agreed to form several groups to participate in the special military operation in Ukraine. The detachment was named Batal-Khadji Rapid Response Detachment “Akhmat”.

The members of the Batal-Khadji brotherhood released a video from a surveillance camera, which, as they claim, depicts the moment when a grenade was planted in the house of Akhmed Belkharoev during the search, the “Kavkaz.Realii”* reported.

According to Amirkhan Belkharoev, a second cousin of Akhmed Belkharoev, earlier, the above video had been demonstrated to the Supreme Court (SC) of Ingushetia, which decided to extend the pre-trial restriction measure for Akhmed Belkharoev.

*Included by the Russian Ministry of Justice (MoJ) into the register of foreign agents.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on January 19, 2022 at 09:59 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

Source: Caucasian Knot

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