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Jun 23, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Egypt's Mohamed Salah made honorary citizen of Chechnya by strongman Ramzan KadyrovAfter his team crashed out of the World Cup, Egypt's star player Mohamed Salah has won a consolation prize in the form of honorary citizenship of Chechnya.
Jun 13, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Egypt's Mohamed Salah makes headlines for Chechnya photoMohamed Salah, a star attraction ahead of football's 2018 World Cup in Russia, has made headlines for a smiling photo with Ramzan Kadyrov, strongman of Chechnya where his Egypt team have set up camp.
May 30, 2018
Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, reported killed in Kiev, shows up at news conference; Ukraine says faked death claim as a trapRussian journalist Arkady Babchenko, who had been reported shot and killed in the Ukrainian capital Tuesday, has shown up at a news conference very much alive.
May 14, 2018
Paris knife attacker claims allegiance to Islamic State in video released by group; deadly attack killed 1, injured 4 on SundayThe Islamic State, which has claimed the deadly knife attack in Paris this weekend, released a video on Monday of a young man it claims was the attacker pledging allegiance to the jihadi group.
May 13, 2018
Man behind deadly Paris knife attack was born in Chechnya, on nationwide radicalism databaseThe man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya and had been on police radar for radicalism, and his parents have been detained for questioning, French authorities said Sunday.
Feb 18, 2018
Four women shot dead in suspected Islamist attack on Orthodox church in RussiaFour women were shot dead in an apparent Islamist attack on an Orthodox church in the North Caucasus region of Russia on Sunday, officials and local media said.
Oct 17, 2017
Russian man speaks out on police torture on homosexual men in ChechnyaA gay man living in Chechnya, on Monday, went public to describe his detention and torture by police during a crackdown on homosexuals in the region ruled by strongman Ramzan Kadryov.
Sep 10, 2017
Myanmar violence: 200 protesters detained in St Petersburg at rally condemning crackdown against Rohingya MuslimsRussian police detained people from a crowd of about 200 protesters in St Petersburg who had gathered over the crackdown on the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
Sep 04, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Thousands rally in Russia's Chechnya to protest against 'genocide of Muslims'Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov brought tens of thousands of people to the streets of the capital Grozny on Monday to protest what he called the "genocide of Muslims" in Myanmar.
Jun 25, 2017
Russian police kills two suspected militants in gun fight in North CaucasusRussian security forces say they have killed two suspected militants during a gun battle in a volatile region of Russia's North Caucasus.