2002 Grozny OMON ambush
|Grozny OMON ambush|
|Part of Second Chechen War|
|Chechen OMON||Chechen separatists|
|Casualties and losses|
|21 killed, 7 wounded||At least 1 wounded|
The ambush occurred just 90 meters from Chechnya's main police headquarters. The first bus in a convoy hit a remote controlled mine, and the militants then opened fire on the line of vehicles from the ruins of a nearby high-rise building.
- 21 Officers Die in Grozny Blast
- "SECURITY FORCES CARRY OUT A LARGE "ZACHISTKA" IN CHECHEN CAPITAL". Archived from the original on 2006-10-17. Retrieved 2007-03-29.