Kadyrov announced the transfer of the Chechen battalion in Aleppo


RIA Novosti

The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, said that on February 10 on NTV will tell the story of the Chechen troops in Aleppo. About this he wrote on his page in Instagram.

“Today, after the evening news, starting at 19.00, see on NTV the program “the Truth Gornova”. In the program the story of what tasks are in Aleppo, the soldiers of the battalion of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, sent from the Chechen Republic”, – said Kadyrov.

He added that the transfer will be also told about relations of the Chechens with the local population and the training received by special forces soldiers law enforcement agencies in Chechnya.

Last year in the media appeared information that the defense Ministry intends to send to Syria spetsnaz battalions “East” and “West”, stationed in Chechnya. Kadyrov has denied this information. Later, however, he said that Chechen fighters undergo military service in the battalion of the military police of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation in Aleppo, Syria.