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Russians arrested in Austria over killing of Chechen dissident

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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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