Tag: Kadyrov’s role in Putin’s regime

The Power Vertical Podcast: The Importance Of Being Ramzan

February 5, 2016

The Power Vertical is a podcast and column by RFE/RL’s Brian Whitmore. It’s pretty much impossible to ignore Ramzan Kadyrov — and he knows it. And he’s not going anywhere. Whether Kadyrov is Vladimir Putin’s loose cannon or his loaded pistol, the rambunctious Chechen leader has become an indispensable part of┬áRussia’s political system — regardless […]