Stories by the Author
Allegations of widespread abuse of Chechens held in Russian prisons, and claims that many were convicted on false charges.
15 Feb 10
War-torn republic struggles to cope with a sharp rise in cancer sufferers.
18 Oct 07
Villagers welcome “unprecedented” verdict from European Court of Human Rights.
18 Aug 07
Chechens frustrated by Russian obstruction of a reform of Europe’s human rights court.
15 Mar 07
Residents of sparsely populated mountain district accuse federal troops of night-time abductions.
11 Jan 07
Inhabitants of mountain villages are unable to go home because of continuing violence between federal forces and rebels.
26 Sep 06