Russia's Chechen Plan: Pick a Leader and Leave

 by Seth Mydans


Does a lot of this sound familiar? Have Tamils had fake elections and efforts by the government to foist a leadership on us? Can anyone see Devananda in a karakul hat? How about the sad soldiers left to patrol a city they have destroyed with heavy artillery - all in the name of unity and brotherhood? -Editor.

 

GROZNY, Russia, Sept. 11

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Posted September 21, 2003