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Chechen leader blames western special services for killing opposition figure Nemtsov
Ramzan Kadyrov has told reporters that the murder of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov could have been masterminded by US and Ukrainian special services, with the help of Chechen terrorists.

18.06.2015 08:31

Chechnya launches probe into attack on local NGO
Law enforcement agencies are investigating an attack on the office of the “Committee against Torture” NGO, the head of the Chechen Republic, Ramzan Kadyrov, has said, adding that any unlawful action will be punished, regardless of the reasons behind it.

03.06.2015 13:56

‘Shoot to kill’: Chechen leader’s row with Interior Ministry heats up
Tensions continue to rise between the Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov and the Russian Interior Ministry. It follows the killing of a Chechen native by police from another Russian region during arrest. Grozny has accused the ministry of distorting facts.

24.04.2015 20:37

Chechen leader advocates broad amnesty for ex-militants
Ramzan Kadyrov has expressed personal support for a broad amnesty for terrorists in Chechnya who turn themselves in, adding that those who admit their mistakes and want to return to a peaceful life must be given such a chance.

04.03.2015 08:32

Chechen leader blames US & Western intel for Islamic State terrorists
Ramzan Kadyrov has accused the US and other Western nations of “spawning” the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorist group in order to incite hatred towards Muslims all over the world.

06.02.2015 07:28

Chechen leader blasts Europe over double standards on terrorism
The unprecedented public response to the Charlie Hebdo shootings in France could be organized by those who want to stir anti-Islamic sentiment and distract people from other problems, claims the leader of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov.

12.01.2015 08:12

‘Terrorists can’t be cured, only destroyed’ – Chechen leader
Ramzan Kadyrov has promised to step up security in the Chechen Republic and vowed the toughest punishment for those “who turn against Islam and their own people” by committing terrorist attacks.

22.12.2014 08:21

‘Regional heads must answer for its people’s behavior like I do’ – Chechnya’s Kadyrov
The head of each Russian region must answer for the behavior of its people living in other parts of the country, head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, said after president Putin touched upon the ethnic issue in his annual address to the Federal Assembly.

12.12.2013 13:44

Witch hunt: Chechen leader calls to eliminate quacks
Chechnya’s leader Ramzan Kadyrov has urged law enforcers and religious and public activists to increase their efforts in fight against charlatans who cash in on people’s troubles in Russia’s North Caucasian republic.

11.02.2013 14:32

Chechen leader blasts ‘end of the world’ news as sinful rumors
Ramzan Kadyrov of Chechnya has told his people that all talk of the possible end of the world on December 21 was sinful for true Muslims as the precise date is only known to the Almighty.

11.12.2012 14:53

Slim hopes for extradition as Ukraine wraps up probe into attempt on Putin
Ukrainian police have finished the investigation into the conspiracy to kill Russian President Vladimir Putin. However, legal hurdles do not allow for the suspects’ extradition to Russia.

24.07.2012 10:27

‘No Chechens fighting in Syria’ – Kadyrov
Media reports about Chechens allegedly fighting on the side of the Syrian opposition are a barefaced lie aimed at discrediting Russia’s stance on the Syrian problem, says Chechen head Ramzan Kadyrov.

23.07.2012 13:45