CRIME Chechnya/File Combo

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CRIME Chechnya/File Combo
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Undated file photos of three of the four telephone engineers murdered by kidnappers in the rebel Russian republic of Chechnya in 1998 (L-R) New Zealander Stan Shaw, 58, Darren Hickey 26, of Thames Ditton, and Rudulf Petschi 42, of Cullompton, Devon. Peter Kennedy, 46, from Hereford, was also killed. Two leading Chechen rebels have been arrested in connection with the murders, it emerged Monday March 12 2001. The rebels were arrested last week by Russian special forces and are being questioned by Russian authorities about the killings, according to reports. PA Photo. See PA story CRIME Chechnya. *030603*Undated file photos of three telephone engineers murdered by kidnappers in the rebel Russian republic of Chechnya in 1998. (L-R) New Zealander Stan Shaw, 58, Darren Hickey 26, of Thames Ditton, and Rudulf Petschi 42, of Cullompton, Devon: The families of the three, who endured 64 days of captivity before being beheaded, were today celebrating victory in their battle for compensation after claiming that the company Granger Telecom Ltd was negligent to send the men out to the war-torn republic.
Location: LONDON UK