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Syrian Rebels Used Chechens as ‘Cannon Fodder’ – Kadyrov

The infancy of Chechens fighting in Syria have been killed, Chechen personality Ramzan Kadyrov pronounced in an talk with a RIA Novosti news agency, published Friday.

Syrian rebels used locals of a Russian commonwealth of Chechnya as “cannon fodder,” Kadyrov said. “There are about 200 of a Chechens left. They trafficked to Syria from Europe — gangs of around 20-30 people,” he said, RIA Novosti reported.

Very few Chechen adults have left to quarrel abroad since a internal confidence use is means to “control” them, Kadyrov said.

In Nov 2015, Kadyrov pronounced that about 500 Chechens had trafficked to Syria to quarrel alongside a Islamic State — 200 of whom had already been killed.

Kadyrov combined that supervision agents had “brought back” 47 Chechen organisation believed to have been drafted into IS “by means of deception,” RIA Novosti reported.

In total, roughly 650 rapist cases were being investigated in Russia opposite Russians fighting for a Islamic State, according to Prosecutor General Yury Chaika, RIA Novosti reported on Nov. 10, 2015.

Islamic State is a militant organisation criminialized in Russia.

Article source: http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article/564551.html