Remember the Date: Russian ground forces enter Chechnya on 1 October 1999, marking the beginning of the Second Chechen War

Week-ending 2 October 2020 On 1 October 1999 Russian ground forces entered Chechnya, marking the beginning of the Second Chechen War. Russian artillery shelling Chechen positions near the village of…

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