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Ladies of Chechnya

As a Russian state, Chechnya is subject to the laws mandated by the Russian Constitution. Based on the Russian Constitution, racial and gender discrimination is illegal. However, under the secondary leadership of vice-premier/head of state/president Ramzan Kadyrov, Chechen women face a different kind of reality. According to the Human Rights Watch, the “traditional conservative society” that state leaders are stubbornly trying to instate and maintain is ...

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