Tourists attacked at Derbent Citadel, Dagestan, Russia

Unknown gunmen have killed a security guard and wounded 11 others, 5 of them seriously, outside the Derbent citadel in Dagestan. All the tourists were local people. Dagestan has been fighting Islamist militants for years.

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Several countries advise their citizens to avoid travelling to this tourist destination due to continuing civil unrest and lack of personal security.

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