Ramzan Kadyrov (Russian: Рамзан Кадыров) is the President of the Russian republic of Chechnya. He is the son of former Chechen President Akhmad Kadyrov.
The plurality of Russian people distrust Kadyrov.
Kadyrov did help marginalize the influence of radical Islam, which began to take hold in the region amidst the devastation of the first Chechen war (1994-1996).
Ramzan Kadyrov and his father Akhmad were awarded by 'Hero of Russia' star.
- ↑ http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/03/02/AR2007030201500.html
- ↑ http://www.jamestown.org/publications_details.php?volume_id=421&issue_id=4037&article_id=2372009
- ↑ http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/6530833.stm