At least five people have died when a Russian security services helicopter crashed in Russia's Chechnya
The shooting took place on Sunday evening in Kizlyar, a town of about 50,000 people on the border with Chechnya
Human Rights Watch has said world football's governing body must tackle rights abuses in Russia's Chechnya
region now that one of the teams in this year's World Cup in Russia has chosen Chechnya
as the location for its base camp.
While Russia's mainstream Jewish leaders in Moscow firmly backed Israel's actions in clashes this week with Palestinians at Jerusalem's Temple Mount, the small Jewish community of Chechnya
broke ranks with them and boldly condemned the Jewish state's "provocations" against Muslims in the holy city.
was later incorporated into the USSR, the Soviet abuses against the Chechens only managed to strengthen even more their determination to resist any attempt at Sovietization.
This spring, authorities in the Russian-controlled republic of Chechnya
began rounding up and arresting gay and bi men, with more than 100 detained and at least three killed as of press time.
Moscow, SANA -- President of Chechnya
Ramzan Kadyrov on Sunday evening met Grand Mufti of Syria Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun in the Chechen capital Grozny.
GROZNY, Russia -- A suicide bomber blew himself up Sunday in the capital of Chechnya
, killing five policemen and wounding 12 others as the city celebrated the birthday of its pro-Kremlin leader, officials said.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- A Russian human rights group has won a prestigious international award for its dedicated effort to defend human rights in Russia's North Caucasus republic of Chechnya
, the Human Rights Watch NGO said.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Two soldiers died in the Shatoi district in the North Caucasus Republic of Chechnya
after hitting an unidentified explosive device, the local police said on Sunday.
ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia, Dhu-AlQa'dah 6, 1433, Sep 22, 2012, SPA -- A Russian official says four police officers and four suspected militants have been killed in fighting in Chechnya
With photos) KUWAIT, Feb 29 (KUNA) -- A visiting media delegation from Republic of Chechnya
, the Russian Federation, held talks here on Wednesday with Undersecretary of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Information Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Sabah.