The chief rebel spokesman, Movladi Udugov, said the body of one of the attackers was that of a Chechen man known as an "active collaborator with the Federal Security Service". Reuter - Grozny
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Chechen rebels accused Russian secret services of being behind an assassination attempt on their chief-of-staff and top military negotiator, Aslan Maskhadov, whose car came under fire on Monday. Mr Maskhadov was not hurt, but one of his bodyguards was wounded.