Chechnya

Are Chechen assassins roaming Europe?
Police at the scene of Mamikhan Umarov’s death
In Depth

Are Chechen assassins roaming Europe?

Dissident blogger who criticised the Russian leader’s ally becomes latest exile to meet violent end
8 Jul 2020
Germany accuses Russia of assassination of Chechen rebel
Berlin shooting
In Brief

Germany accuses Russia of assassination of Chechen rebel

Berlin warns of potential sanctions over the assassination in German capital
19 Jun 2020
The Week Unwrapped: Assassins, audiobooks and Gadhimai
A Chechen special force trooper sits atop an APC decorated with a portrait of former Chechen president Akhmad Kadyrov, the father of the current Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, during a traini
In Depth

The Week Unwrapped: Assassins, audiobooks and Gadhimai

Should Europe worry about Chechen death squads? Do audiobooks spell trouble for regular books? And why are some Hindus slaughtering animals?
6 Dec 2019
Germany formally implicates Russia in Khangoshvili murder
Zelimkhan Khangoshvili’s assassination
In Depth

Germany formally implicates Russia in Khangoshvili murder

Former military commander was shot while walking through Berlin park in August
5 Dec 2019
JLO: Singer's birthday blunder in Turkmenistan
jlo-human-rights01.jpg
In Depth

JLO: Singer's birthday blunder in Turkmenistan

American singer apologises for lucrative gig for president accused of 'human rights abuses'
1 Jul 2013