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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a city (a village until 1967) and center of Nazran’ Raion, Chechen-Ingush ASSR. Railroad station on the Rostovon-Don-Baku line, 91 km west of the city of Groznyi. Nazran’ has a plant that manufactures power tools, a flour-milling plant, and a knitwear factory. The Nazran’ Sovkhoz Technicum is located nearby, in the village of Krepost’.

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' Mein dillon ardaas karda ke Rab hamesha enha dovan nu khush rakhey teh buriyan nazran toh bachakey rakhey' [From the bottom of my heart I wish that the couple stay blessed and may God protects them from all negativity].
Surdhar bought more than 50 antique guns from a registered firearms dealer in Leicestershire between 2009 and 2015 and passed many of them, complete with ammunition supplied by Edmunds or made on his own bullet presses, to jailed gang member Sundish Nazran.
The capture of the cell came only days before the FSB discovered seven weapons caches in a village near Ingushetia's largest city Nazran. The security services reportedly raided a house in the village of Yekazhevo where they discovered a ready-to-use improvised explosive device, more than 40 kilograms of high explosives, five RPGs, RPK machine guns and a large quantity of ammunition and grenades, according to regional news site Kavkazsky Uzel.
Nazran, Sha'ban 22, 1433, Jul 12, 2012, SPA -- One militant was killed, another two were wounded and two detained during a special raid in Russia's North Caucasus republic of Ingushetia, the republic's Federal Security Service told Itar-Tass on Thursday.