- n a city in southwestern Russia in a valley of the Caucasus Mountains; an industrial center and health resort
- Vladimir Putin in American Daily
Putin told the press that "his security forces killed scores of gunmen who attacked the southern town of Nalchik."
- Sergei Ivanov in USA Today
No one had arrived in Nalchik from the outside or brought weapons there,said Ivanov, who was in India attending joint military exercises. "That was certainly the underground. Someone gave an order, Kalashnikov guns were taken out and...
- Sergei Mironov in Christian Science Monitor
The Nalchik events showed that many of the attackers were young men with higher educations and good jobs, not from poor families at all,says Sergei Mironov, Speaker of the Federation Council, Russia's upper house of parliament....