April 16, 2009

Russia announces pullout from Chechnya

Per BBC, Russia announced Thursday that it is ending its counter-terrorism operations in Chechnya, effectively ending the 10-year regional conflict.

Many on Twitter remained skeptical.

  1. Elina Karakulova
    elinakarakulova (Kyrgyzstan) Russia ends Chechnya operation... for good? http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/8001495.stm
  2. Krista Baumane
    Krista_Baumane (Riga, Latvia) Boris Grizlov of the Russian Duma just announced on camera that Grozny (Chechnya) is on the way to become one of Russia's tourism centres
  3. so_on
    so_on (Riga, Latvia) RT @bbcnews Russia ends its counter-terrorism operation in the southern republic of Chechnya, reports say. http://tinyurl.com/d7xoub | Nice
  4. Dave Cahill
    d_cahill (Ireland) Chechnya is now supposedly a peaceful territory, nothing to see here, move along. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/8001495.stm
  5. Matt Spencer
    MKSpence (U.S.) Russia actually pulling out of Chechnya. I don't believe it. http://tinyurl.com/dk3m3o
  6. Pifiz
    Pifiz (London, U.K.) Russia ends 10 year war in Chechnya!!
    miracles do happen...
  7. Le Combat
    lecombat (Austin, Texas) How long will this last? Russia ends 10 year war in Chechnya http://tinyurl.com/d6a5or

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