Columbia International Affairs Online: Policy Briefs

CIAO DATE: 07/2008

North Caucasus Weekly: Volume 9, Issue 25 (June 26, 2008)

June 2008

North Caucasus Weekly (formerly Chechnya Weekly), The Jamestown Foundation



  * Human Rights Watch Denounces Abuses in Ingushetia
  * Buinaksk Police Chief Murdered
  * Vostok and Zapad Battalions’ Staff will be Cut by 30 Percent
  * Kadyrov Calls for a Joint Military Operation Against the Rebels
  * Briefs
  * Increase in Chechen Attacks Linked to Broader North Caucasus Strategy
  * Moscow Increases Financial Support for the Chechen Government