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ISIS
ISIS conned by Chechen women in internet recruitment scam

In a sweet stroke of irony, the three Chechen charlatans used the Islamic State's primary recruitment tool, social media, to advance their devious plan.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
30/07/2015
New mosque built in Abu Ghosh with funding by Chechnya.
In Israel, an Arab village builds mosque with Chechen help

Mosque tells of small Israeli Arab community's historical ties to the restive Russian province.

By REUTERS
28/11/2013
Explosion erupts at the finish line of the Boston marathon, April 15, 2013.
Relative of Boston suspects alleges Russian plot

Said Tsarnaev says Moscow wants to convince West that Islamist insurgency being waged in North Caucasus has gone global.

By REUTERS
24/04/2013
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, suspect in Boston bombing.
Chechen fighters fear backlash after Boston terror

Fighters fear terror attacks could unite Russia, US against them; some Chechen militants do not espouse jihad against US.

Tsarnaev brothers on day of Boston Marathon bombing, April 15, 2013.
Tsarnaev's mom: My son was under FBI surveillance

The mother of the Boston Marathon bomb suspects tells Russian media she's convinced her sons are innocent and were set up.

By REUTERS
20/04/2013
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, suspect in Boston bombing.
Boston suspect's profile venerates Islam

On profile on Russian social network Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, suspect in Boston bombing, calls for Chechen independence.

By REUTERS
19/04/2013
Al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri
The Egyptian doctor who globalized his caliphate crusade

Background: Bin Laden replacement Zawahri's life story contains within it the story of how the modern al-Qaida network was formed.

Police near the Chechen parliament complex
Terror attack in Chechnya leaves six dead, 17 injured

Islamist insurgents killed in gunfight with police after storming Chechen parliament; separate attack takes place at agriculture ministry.

By ASSOCIATED PRESS , JPOST.COM STAFF
19/10/2010
Chechen police
At least six killed, many injured in Chechen terror attack

Groups of Islamist insurgents storm Chechen parliament in the center of the capital; separate attack takes place at agriculture ministry; special forces converge on the scene.

By ASSOCIATED PRESS , JPOST.COM STAFF
19/10/2010
Moscow Subway Suicide Attacks
Caucasus suicide bomber kills 2 cops

Perpetrator's car also explodes; attack follows Moscow, Dagestan violence.

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
05/04/2010
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