The Chechen interior Ministry said about a million participants of rally in Grozny

In a rally in support of Muslims of Myanmar, held in Grozny, attended by 1.1 million people. These data led to the Chechen interior Ministry.

The Ministry noted that the event passed without any incidents and violations of public order. On the actions of the police, no one complained.

The rally was held under the slogan “No genocide of Muslims in Myanmar”, reports “Interfax”. The rally was addressed, and the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov. “Today, I and millions of people in dozens of countries required from world leaders to permanently stop this bloodshed. We demand punishment of those responsible and the international investigation into crimes against humanity,” — said the head of the Republic.

September 3, near the Embassy of Myanmar in Moscow held a spontaneous rally in solidarity with the oppressed in the country’s ethnic minority Rohingya. The building of the diplomatic mission, attended by hundreds of people. The security forces did not intervene in the situation, but took the Embassy under heavy guard.

According to Rosstat, in January 2017, the population of Chechnya is 1.4 million people. In Grozny has about 300 thousand citizens.