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Chechen Leader Allows His Men To Open Fire On Russian Federal Troops

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 04.23.2015 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — In defiance of those in Moscow eager to curb his powers, Chechnya's strongman leader told his security forces to open fire on Russian ...

The Coldest War: What Russia Had Better Learn From Boston About Terrorism

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 06.19.2013 | World
Sanjay Sanghoee

Today Russia's problem may just have become ours, but tomorrow our problem could become theirs, and if the Russians want to prevent that from happening, they need to cooperate with the U.S. and start becoming part of the solution rather than trying to sabotage global efforts for peace.

Ultranationalists March In Moscow

AP | MAX SEDDON | Posted 01.04.2013 | World

MOSCOW — Thousands of nationalists marched through Moscow on Sunday chanting slogans such as "Russia for the Russians" to protest President Vlad...

Remembering Natalia Estemirova, And Why Her Courage Lives On (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Tanya Lokshina | Posted 09.14.2012 | World
Tanya Lokshina

It is from Natasha that Imar-Ali Damaev and his relatives first heard about the European Court of Human Rights and how it could deliver justice when the national system failed. They opened the grave and laid the tiny bodies in front of her. Natasha did not cry when photographing them.

DEADLY CLASHES: Police And Islamist Insurgents Battle In Russia

Reuters | Posted 04.19.2012 | World

MOSCOW, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Seventeen police and at least seven insurgents were killed in four days of fighting on the border between the Chechnya an...

Russian Ends Chechnya Counter-Terrorism Operation

RIA Novosti | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW, April 16 (RIA Novosti) - The counter-terrorism operation that was launched in Russia's volatile republic of Chechnya in 1999 finished at midni...