- n the capital of Chechnya in southwestern Russia; center of extensive oil fields
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- 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
June 21, 2013 - The Times Record
- 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.
June 20, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- 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.
June 19, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- Ramzan Kadyrov in AFP
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.
- Leonid Slutsky in Guardian
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...
- Vladimir Putin in Interfax Russia
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.