The head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov said that as part of the humanitarian operation Iraqi tal afar evacuated six Russians and six citizens of Kazakhstan.
“In Iraqi Kurdistan completed the next phase of a major humanitarian operation to rescue the citizens of Russia and CIS countries. For her organization, I was sent to Iraq the representative of the Head of the Chechen Republic in the middle East and North Africa, Senator Ziyad Sabsabi. Managed to liberate tal afar and taken to a safe place 12 people, including six citizens of Russia and as many citizens of Kazakhstan” , — he wrote on Instagram.
He added that the location in Kurdistan, another six citizens of Russia.
He stressed that with limited information on humanitarian action in the middle East is not because of her concealment, and to ensure the safety of children and participants, since it is one of the most dangerous areas of the world.
Kadyrov said that the operation to liberate the involved intelligence agencies and law enforcement authorities of Iraqi Kurdistan, a great support was provided by the staff of the Consulate General of Russia in Erbil.
He said that the representative of the head of Chechnya in the middle East Ziad Sabsabi met with the head of administration of the President of Kurdistan Fuad Hussein, foreign Minister Falaha Mustafa, Minister of the interior Karim Sinjari and Deputy head of Cabeza Kurdistan Ribera Ahmad and gave them words of gratitude for help and assistance in the rescue of the Russians.