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Georgian fighter with Chechen links killed in car blast in central Kyiv


A black Toyota is seen shortly after a bomb exploded in it, killing one person and injuring two, in Kyiv on Sept. 8. Photo by Volodymyr Petrov

I was given a heads up about this report and checked it out.

It wasn’t until I read this one sentence that the Russian and Chechen connection became clear.

“He was a personal enemy of Ramzan Kadyrov,” said Minayev.

If you don’t know Ramzan Kadyrov, he is not a person with whom you want to be a personal enemy.

I am simply amazed his wife and child survived, for how long is at issue, however.

Read the rest of the story on the Kyiv Post with pictures and video.

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