The North Caucasus insurgency: Backgrounder

The North Caucasus insurgency: A backgrounder This backgrounder explains the evolution of the contemporary North Caucasus insurgency, from its origins in the collapse of the Soviet Union to the present day. It covers the two Chechen wars (1994-1996) and (1999-2002); the radicalisation and regionalisation of the Chechen separatist movement; jihadist state-building under the Caucasus Emirate … Read more