Kadyrov Threatens Opposition Figures Kasyanov and Kara-Murza, Jr. with Video Through a Sniper’s Scope

February 1, 2016
Mikhail Kasyanov, left, and Vladimir Kara-Murza, Jr., right, Russian opposition members shown in an ominous video clip through a sniper's scope, posted by Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov on February 1, 2016.

LIVE UPDATES: Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, who has been issuing threats against the Russian opposition for weeks, sent his most ominous message to date with a post of a video clip today on Instagram showing opposition figures through a sniper’s scope.

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