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SUKHUM, July 17. /TASS/. One of the two detainees on suspicion in Commission of assault on the Russian tourists in Abkhazia and the murder of one of them – Andrey Kabanova from Moscow, confessed to the crime, said Monday the press service of the Prosecutor General of the Republic.

“One of the detainees is actively cooperating with the investigation, makes a confession, which seized automatic weapons and other physical evidence relevant to the investigation of the criminal case”, – said the press-Secretary of Department is Pleased Sangulia, without specifying, it is recognized whether a crime of the second detainee.

The press service stressed that the detainees on 12 and 16 July as a result of joint operative-investigative activities of the state security Service and the interior Ministry of Abkhazia are brothers is Adgur and Daur Jinjolia, 1988 and 1987 years of birth, residents of the village Abgarkhuk of the Gudauta district .

July 11, in the Gudauta district, two wearing masks, armed with guns and a knife, attacked a group of tourists – four adults and four children from Moscow. In the result, the ensuing fight, the head of the family Kabanovich received stab wounds, due died. The investigation is Prosecutor’s office of the Gudauta district. A criminal case on this fact opened the Investigative Committee of Russia.

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