grozny grozny  /ˈɡroʊz ni/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the capital of Chechnya in southwestern Russia; center of extensive oil fields

News

  1. Man linked to Boston bomb suspect buried

    GROZNY, Russia (AP) — The body of a man killed while being questioned in the U.S. about ties to a Boston Marathon bombing suspect has been buried in his native Chechnya nearly a month after his death. Ibragim Todashev was fatally shot May 22 in Florida while being questioned by an FBI agent and two Massachusetts troopers. read more
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Times Record

  2. Todashev's body buried in native Chechnya

    GROZNY, Russia (AP) — The body of a man killed while being questioned in the U.S. about ties to a Boston Marathon bombing suspect has been buried in his native Chechnya nearly a month after his death.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Todashev's body brought to Russia for burial

    GROZNY, Russia (AP) — The father of a Russian man killed while being questioned about ties to the Boston Marathon bombing suspects says he has brought the body to Russia for burial.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "We need Politkovskaya now, to show what she used to say and what is now! People come and go, move freely about Grozny, life is normal," Kadyrov said.
    on Apr 6, 2009 By: Ramzan Kadyrov Source: AFP

  2. "If the FA decided that Terek should play their home games in Grozny, then so be it," said Slutsky, who was named Samara coach at the end of last year after being sacked by FK Moscow despite leading them to fourth place, their best finish. "I...
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: Leonid Slutsky Source: Guardian

  3. "I have taken a decision to nominate you as a candidate for president of the Chechen republic. An appropriate letter will be forwarded to Grozny today in accordance with the law," Putin told Kadyrov at a meeting in Novo-Ogaryovo on Thursday.
    on Mar 1, 2007 By: Vladimir Putin Source: Interfax Russia

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