Archive Documents

You may find here the old articles, presentations, lectures and speeches related with Chechnya.

Bookshelf

Information about the books that are related to Chechnya and the Chechens

Chechen Culture

Articles, materials and more about Chechen culture.

Lyrics

You may read the lyrics of the most famous Chechen songs, listen and also download them.

Poems

You may find here the poems that are written on Chechen people and also the poems by the very well known Chechen poets

The Last Defender
Fri, 5/07/13 – 19:40 | No Comment
The Last Defender

For over three hundred years, the Russian Bear
has wandered down from the cold north
to the warmer climate that beholds
the North Caucasus.

Baysultanova and Others v. Russia
Thu, 4/07/13 – 16:26 | No Comment
Baysultanova and Others v. Russia

The ECHR case of Baysultanova and Others v. Russia (applications no. 7461/08).

Babitsky’s War (Documentary Movie)
Mon, 1/07/13 – 14:10 | No Comment
Babitsky’s War (Documentary Movie)

A documentary movie about the Radio Liberty’s correspondent Andrei Babitsky’s work in Chechnya. Throughout the autumn of 1999, Andrei Babitsky was practically the only journalist reporting first-hand on the war in Chechnya. But when his …

Turluyeva v. Russia
Fri, 21/06/13 – 13:47 | No Comment
Turluyeva v. Russia

The ECHR case of Turluyeva v. Russia (applications no. 63638/09).

Latest Killing of Chechen Envoy in Turkey Points to Russia
Fri, 7/06/13 – 14:00 | No Comment
Latest Killing of Chechen Envoy in Turkey Points to Russia

Against the background of the unfolding situation around the Chechen brothers accused of carrying out the Boston Marathon terrorist bombings, Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, and the killing in Florida of another Chechen connected to the …

Maskhadova and Others v. Russia
Thu, 6/06/13 – 13:37 | No Comment
Maskhadova and Others v. Russia

The ECHR case of Maskhadova and Others v. Russia (applications no. 18071/05).

Zaindi Khasanov & Markha Sheripova – Xaza yu Lamantsa Buysa (Music Video)
Sat, 18/05/13 – 11:04 | No Comment
Zaindi Khasanov & Markha Sheripova – Xaza yu Lamantsa Buysa (Music Video)

A beautiful duet from the honored artist of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria, Zaindi Khasanov and talented young Chechen artist Markha Sheripova: Xaza yu lamantsa buysa. The performance was staged in the city of Le …

The CoffeeTime – Noxchiycho (Music Video)
Tue, 7/05/13 – 12:13 | No Comment
The CoffeeTime – Noxchiycho (Music Video)

Russian choir “The CoffeeTime” sings the famous Chechen song “Noxchiycho” in the style of acapella.

Dzhokhar Dudaev’s speaks About Terrorism and Bombings (Video)
Sun, 21/04/13 – 23:09 | No Comment
Dzhokhar Dudaev’s speaks About Terrorism and Bombings (Video)

Since the first appearance of Russians in the lands of the free Chechen people, they have used terrorism or banditry to blame the entire Chechen nation for anything. So what we have been watching in …

Dance Grozny Dance (Documentary Movie)
Sat, 20/04/13 – 17:00 | No Comment
Dance Grozny Dance (Documentary Movie)

Dance Grozny Dance (the Sacred and the Damned) is a documentary movie from 2002 which is about a children’s dance troupe from the ravaged Chechen capital of Grozny, and their European Tour, in Amsterdam, London, …

Askhabova v. Russia
Fri, 19/04/13 – 11:33 | No Comment
Askhabova v. Russia

The ECHR case of Askhabova v. Russia (applications no. 54765/09).

I.K. v. Austria
Thu, 28/03/13 – 14:24 | No Comment
I.K. v. Austria

The ECHR case of I.K. v. Austria (applications no. 2964/12).

Ensemble illi (Mp3)
Sun, 24/03/13 – 18:24 | No Comment
Ensemble illi (Mp3)

We present you the album of “Ensemble illi”, a Chechen male choir which was founded in Grozny in 1979.

Appeal to the People of the Caucasus! (1992)
Fri, 15/03/13 – 18:57 | 2 Comments
Appeal to the People of the Caucasus! (1992)

An unity appeal from Dzhoxar Dudaev, President of Chechen Republic, towards to the people of the Caucasus about the Russia’s imperial politics.

Alpatu Israilova v. Russia
Fri, 15/03/13 – 11:40 | No Comment
Alpatu Israilova v. Russia

The ECHR case of Alpatu Israilova v. Russia (applications no. 15438/05).

Avkhadova and Others v. Russia
Fri, 15/03/13 – 11:26 | No Comment
Avkhadova and Others v. Russia

The ECHR case of Avkhadova v. Russia (applications no. 47215/07).

The Betrayed (1995) (Documentary Movie)
Mon, 11/03/13 – 17:11 | No Comment
The Betrayed (1995) (Documentary Movie)

“The Betrayed” is a feature length documentary on the brutal Russian Invasion in Chechnya. The documentary which was directed by Clive Gordon, examines with horrible honesty the motivations of everyone involved in the madness and …

Continuing Human Rights Abuses Force Chechens to Flee to Europe
Sat, 9/03/13 – 13:58 | No Comment
Continuing Human Rights Abuses Force Chechens to Flee to Europe

The massive relocation of North Caucasians to Europe is still under way, producing concerns among both the regional authorities in the North Caucasus and Western European countries. While in 2000, at the beginning of the …

Birlant Ramzaeva – Xaza yu Lamantsa Buysa (Music Video)
Mon, 4/03/13 – 23:44 | No Comment
Birlant Ramzaeva – Xaza yu Lamantsa Buysa (Music Video)

Birlant Ramzaeva, voice of Chechen people, performs a lovely song which was written by Saykhan Magomadov, “Xaza yu Lamantsa Buysa” (How beautiful evening in the mountains).

The Sixty Nineth Commemoration of the Chechen Deportation on Feb.23, 1944
Sat, 23/02/13 – 1:36 | No Comment
The Sixty Nineth Commemoration of the Chechen Deportation on Feb.23, 1944

The world doesn’t know much about the Russian Genocide of the Chechen people in 1944.The details of this monstrosity is contained in a book written in 1970 by Robert Conquest and titled “Nation Killers.” Other …

February 23: Don’t Forget! (Video)
Wed, 20/02/13 – 12:16 | No Comment
February 23: Don’t Forget! (Video)

A short video in memoriam of deportation of entire Chechen-Ingush people on February 23, 1944.

Interview with Mainat Kurbanova: Chechnya: War, Evil, Memory
Tue, 5/02/13 – 14:12 | No Comment
Interview with Mainat Kurbanova: Chechnya: War, Evil, Memory

Mainat Kurbanova is an eyewitness to Russia’s brutal military occupation in the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria and a well-known Chechen journalist. Agnese Riva, has dedicated a passionate dissertation with the translation of her long interviews …