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Local news for Chechenskaya Respublika, Russia continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Tuesday Jul 22 | ThinkProgress

Vladimir Putin's Awkward, Hypocritical Relationship With Separatists

Russia just passed a new law promising increased penalties, including heavy fines or up to four years in prison, for making public calls for separatism - the ultimate irony for a country that is actively fueling a separatist movement just over the border in Ukraine.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

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Russia Says U.S. 'Kidnapped' Accused Hacker, Chechen Activist Jailed on Drug Charges

Plus, bed-shy Prague hospitals turn away emergency patients, and Russia and Georgia could resume regular air traffic after eight years.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Prison,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Transitions Online

Russia Says U.S. 'Kidnapped' Accused Hacker, Chechen Activist Jailed on Drug Charges

Plus, bed-shy Prague hospitals turn away emergency patients, and Russia and Georgia could resume regular air traffic after eight years.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Prison,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Weekday Magazine

Respected Chechen Political Figure Jailed For Four Years

Pictured during his trial in April, Ruslan Kutayev believes he was arrested over his political activity, not for his public criticism of Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov.

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Fri May 30, 2014

Free Republic

Chechens: Dozens of Those Killed in Battle in Ukraine Have Been Delivered [Home]

Local residents say that several dozen residents of Chechnya, who took part in the fighting in Ukraine and died in the Donetsk region, have been brought back to their homeland in the last few days, giving numbers from 35 to 40-45 dead.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Russia,

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