This report has been prepared based on the presentations delivered during the video conference on «Political persecution and human rights violations in the Chechen Republic», organised by the Association D’EST.
◦ an overview of the political situation in the Chechen Republic with a focus on the relationship between the Head of the Chechen Republic and the President of the Russian Federation;
◦ an analysis of the ways of controlling the Chechen population;
◦ an overview of the women’s rights in Chechnya (expert op-ed by Iryna Kosterina);
◦ an analysis of the consequences of the Kadyrov regime for Russia and Europe.