Chechen Republic

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an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia

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40) In the election, though the election turnout was only 10-12%, Dudayev won the majority of the votes and became the first president of the Chechen Republic.
The performance was attended by Shaikh Hasher Al Maktoum, Director-General of Dubai Department of Information and Ramzan Akhmadovich Kadyrov, President of the Chechen Republic.
CHECHEN REPUBLIC leader Ramzan Kadyrov has been confirmed as the buyer of Green Destiny who is still on course for the Dubai World Cup according to new trainer Herman Brown, writes Jason Ford.
Paradoxically, it was the Russians in 1994 that launched the insurgency against the newly declared independent Chechen Republic Ichkeria.
The authorities are looking into the blast's ties to terrorist groups including those based in the Chechen Republic in the south, which went through tumultuous independent movements, as Russia has sometimes been hit by terror attacks by such groups.
Putin said: "This terrorist act, according to preliminary data, has no relation to the Chechen Republic.
The 48-year-old former Chelsea, Newcastle and Feyenoord boss, who has been out of management since leaving LA Galaxy in August 2008, has signed an 18-month contract at the Chechen Republic outfit.
06, 2010, SPA -- There have been no casualties and damage in the zone of the Saturday morning earthquake in Chechnya, there have been no reports about injured, the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry&'s main department for the Chechen Republic.
When war began I arrived in Chechnya after heeding Dudayev's call [Djokhar Dudayev, the first president of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria].
In the spring of 2009 it became clear that a serious destabilisation was taking place in the Chechen Republic.
31 December 2009 - One of the leading agribusinesses in the Chechen Republic, OJSC Chechenagroholdinng, is planning to rebuild and develop a large-scale agro-industrial complex, which will raise beef and dairy cattle, sheep, horses, fish as well as poultry.
During his meeting with Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov, Mufti Hassoun called for developing and consolidating cooperation and solidarity between Arab and Islamic countries and the Chechen Republic which is considered as an integral part of Russia.
He may be used as a leveraging tool with Russian authorities looking to achieve a confession and potentially the capture and sentencing of his father, Supyan Abdullayev, deputy to the president of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria.
Zakayev, leader of the unrecognised Chechen Republic of Ichkeria, and accused of terrorism in Russia, is number two on the Kremlin's most-wanted list.
114) During the period following the deportations, the Soviets developed the Chechen Republic into a relative industrial power.