this article reflects strongly the attitude of the kremlin towards chechnya and its puppet-dictator, kadyrov. nowhere in her article does svetlova acknowledge the fact that kadyrov and his family were placed into position by putin and that they are widely unpopular in their country. opposition to the autocratic regime continues to fuel the radicalisation of the population.
Israel passes law sanctioning force-feeding prisoners (Haaretz)
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