The Kremlin-backed leader of Chechnya has denied sending fighters to support pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine, but said some could have gone of their own accord.
A Chechen man, who was fatally shot by an FBI agent last week during an interview about one of the Boston bombing suspects, was unarmed, US law enforcement officials have said.
Deceased Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev participated in a 2011 gruesome triple murder outside Boston along with a Chechen killed during a confrontation with law enforcement officers, according to media reports.
Around 16,000 people have died in Syria since the start of the almost 17-month uprising against President Bashar al-Assad, the UN says.
The Chechen Islamist rebel leader who
is Russia`s most wanted man has issued an appeal for recruits
for a "total war" against the Russian state, in a new video
Chechen rebel leader Doku Umarov has claimed responsibility for the suicide bomb attack at the Domodedovo airport in Moscow last month.
Chechen strongman leader Ramzan Kadyrov urged young men to learn the art of courtship as the former rebel seeks to root out the ancient practice of
bride-stealing in his volatile region.
Danish police say they
believe they have pinned down the identity of the one-legged
man suspected of setting off a small explosion in a Copenhagen
Police in Chechnya
say a militant detonated explosives as officers tried to
detain him, killing himself and one policeman.
Defence lawyers for two suspects in
the 2009 slaying of a former Chechen warlord claimed on Thursday
that Dubai police have failed to present enough firm evidence
to back up their charges.
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