MOSCOW, December 18. /ITAR-TASS/. President of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov said Wednesday that one of the most odious North Caucasian field commanders of the 1990’s and the early 2000’s, Doku Umarov, is dead and does not pose any danger.
“Umarov is dead,” he told a news conference at Itar-Tass. “I can tell you quite officially that he doesn’t pose any danger anymore. What we’re searching for is his body.”
“The entire Chechen nation knows that Umarov is a foe of the people and a foe of Islam and whether he exists or not doesn’t make a difference for us,” Kadyrov said.
As he spoke about crime situation in Chechnya, Kadyrov said: “There’s much more safety and security in the Chechen Republic now than in Moscow, ways more security, Chechnya is the quietest region in the country now.