Adam Delimkhanov, potential successor turned Chechen kingmaker

Adam Delimkhanov, potential successor turned Chechen kingmaker State Duma Deputy for Chechnya Adam Delimkhanov will likely play a pivotal role in deciding who succeeds Chechen Head Ramzan Kadyrov. Adam Delimkhanov has represented Chechnya in the Russian State Duma since 2007. He is a close ally of current Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov and one of the … Read more

Magomed Daudov, the Chechen regime’s enforcer

Magomed Daudov, the Chechen regime’s enforcer Chechen parliamentary speaker Magomed Daudov is a key figure in the regime of Ramzan Kadyrov but lacks an independent power base. Chechen parliamentary speaker Magomed Daudov is an important member of the inner circle of Chechnya’s leader, Ramzan Kadyrov, and a potential candidate to replace the ailing dictator. However, … Read more