Russians arrested in Austria over killing of Chechen dissident


Government critic found dead with gunshot wounds near Vienna on Saturday

Austrian police have arrested two Russians from Chechnya over the fatal shooting of a Chechen dissident.

A 43-year-old man was found dead with gunshot wounds in Gerasdorf, near Vienna, on Saturday. Police arrested a 47-year-old in Linz, 125 miles (200km) from the capital. A second Russian, 37, also from Chechnya and living in Austria, was detained on Sunday for investigations into the murder of his fellow Russian citizen.

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