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  • Samashki, Chechnya, Russia
    Friday Apr 7, 1995

    First Chechen War

    OMON and other federal forces killed at least 103 civilians while seizing the border village of Samashki

    Samashki, Chechnya, Russia
    Friday Apr 7, 1995

    Following the fall of Grozny, the Russian government slowly but systematically expanded its control over the lowland areas and then into the mountains. In what was dubbed the worst massacre in the war, the OMON and other federal forces killed at least 103 civilians while seizing the border village of Samashki on 7 April (several hundred more were detained and beaten or otherwise tortured).




  • Chechnya, Russia
    Saturday Apr 15, 1995

    First Chechen War

    The Russians launched an offensive along the entire front

    Chechnya, Russia
    Saturday Apr 15, 1995

    In the southern mountains, the Russians launched an offensive along the entire front on 15 April, advancing in large columns of 200–300 vehicles.




  • U.S.
    Sunday Apr 30, 1995

    Internet

    The Final restrictions on carrying commercial traffic ended

    U.S.
    Sunday Apr 30, 1995

    The final restrictions on carrying commercial traffic ended on April 30, 1995 when the National Science Foundation ended its sponsorship of the NSFNET Backbone Service and the service ended.




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