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Chechen president sworn in

The newly elected pro-Russian president of Chechnya, Akhmad Kadyrov, has been officially sworn into office. Dozens of tanks and hundreds of soldiers guarded the venue in the city of Gudermes against rebel attack. Moscow says Mr Kadyrov’s appointment is part of its plan to stabilise the troubled Russian republic. Mr Kadyrov won a landslide victory in the earlier this month but the vote was rejected by separatists and dismissed by human rights groups as a farce. Full Story

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