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Russia in the shadow of the Chechen war

When Russia invaded Chechnya 20 years ago, the Kremlin wanted to lead the war briefly and victoriously. Instead, his legacy is followed by Russia and Vladimir Putin to this day, says Konstantin Eggert. On 30 September 1999, Russian tanks rolled across the border into Chechnya – for the second time in five years. This began what we […]