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Siberian 'extremist' was married to the Volgograd 'suicide bomber'

By The Siberian Times reporter
22 October 2013

Woman killer in terrorist atrocity had recruited Kransnoyarsk man to Islamic extremist cause.

'According to preliminary information, a native of Dagestan, 30-year-old Naida Asiyalova, blew herself up,' said a statement from the Russian Investigative Committee

As Russia mourned the tragic loss of six bus passengers, a disturbing link to Siberia emerged on Monday. The explosion which murdered half a dozen and left up to 30 wounded, with eight in a grave condition, was caused by 30 year old Naida Asiyalova soon after she boarded the bus in Volgograd.

'According to preliminary information, a native of Dagestan, 30-year-old Naida Asiyalova, blew herself up,' said a statement from the Russian Investigative Committee. 'She boarded the bus at one of the bus stops and an explosion took place almost immediately afterwards.'

She died in the 'suicide attack' alongside her victims. But this was not the same as earlier outrages when 'black widow' killers have been involved. 

Asiyalova's husband remains alive and was named as Dmitry Sokolov, aged 21, a native of Krasnoyarsk. 

Three years ago he went to Dagestan without notifying his parents, say reports, and he is known to have studied both Wahhabism and explosives. 

He met and married Asiyalova in Moscow, it is claimed. 

30-year-old Naida Asiyalova

Asiyalova's husband remains alive and was named as Dmitry Sokolov, aged 21, a native of Krasnoyarsk

Sokolov - said to be prone to outside influences and also described as 'vicious' - is now a leading bomber in a Makhachkala gang. His worried parents had appealed in TV show 'Wait For Me', about missing people, while there were media appeals for his wife over a serious medical condition. 

Sokolov is believed to have been behind preparing a suicide belt for a woman bomber in the Dagestan capital on 25 May and also to have prepared the explosives for other attacks. He was born in Krasnoyarsk, and later lived in Vladivostok, the son of a professional military man. 

Later the family settled near Moscow. His mother Olga made a dramatic TV appeal for him last year, evidently not realising at the time that he was with an extremist group in Dagestan.

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learn more about this deranged woman and the man who helped her do this here: http://wagpolitics.com/naida-asiyalova-russias-white-widow/
lizzie kelly, san francisco ca
23/10/2013 02:29
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my deepest condolences to the families, this is awful
Angus , Scotland
22/10/2013 19:16
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what makes healthy and nice looking young men go into this crap instead of building their lives up and enjoying career is beyond me
Alan, Wales
22/10/2013 10:29
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devastating
Tom J.F., Germany
22/10/2013 01:47
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horrible tragedy... my heart goes to the wounded people, wishing them to recover fast, and to the families of the ones that were killed...
Anita, Sweden
22/10/2013 01:12
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