Friday Dec 13
Chechen Deputy Minister Threatens Executions For Militant Suspects
Chechen Deputy Interior Minister Apti Alaudinov right) talks to Ramzan Kadyrov, who he refers to as "the ruler," at the Gudermes hippodrome during a horse race in October.
One Police Killed, Two Injured in Chechnya Roadside Bomb Blast
GROZNY/MOSCOW, July 14 One policeman was killed and two others injured after hitting an unidentified explosive device in the Republic of Chechnya in Russia's volatile North Caucasus Region, local police said on Sunday.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Warlord Doku Umarov's bodyguard killed in Ingushetia
The Russian National Antiterrorist Committee has confirmed that one of the two gunmen killed in an exchange of fire with security forces in Ingushetia was warlord Doku Umarov's personal bodyguard.
Latest School For Huffaz Opens In Chechnya
Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has made no secret of his desire to create a "traditional Chechen Islam." As part of that effort, Kadyrov has encouraged students to be well versed in the teachings of the Koran and become huffaz.