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govt 312l: Lecture 19, Wed., Aug 10 th   10/08/2011 14:58:00 I. Introduction: What is the Conflict in Chechnya? Islam in Chechnya came late.  i. Fight for Independence? 1. Declared independence in 1991 ii. War on Terrorism? iii. The Wars in Chechnya – Tale of Two Wars 1. Unpopular, Failed Campaign (1994-1996) a. Russians are fighting a campaign, CC flee to the  mountains, afghan again for Russia, losing troops.  b. The first war Russians lose, very unpopular c. 2. More popular, Continuing Campaign (1999-) a. 2 nd  Chechen War and Rish of Putin i. Russian support putin 99% ii. Gmat- group of resistant cells b. 2 nd  Chechen War War on Terrorism i. 3. New Tactics: a. Russia: Massive Artillery & Air Power; Kontrakniki;  Zachistky  b. Chechens: Spread Conflict; Terrorism; Jammats II. Russia’s War on Terrorism a. Domestic Sources of Terrorism i. Islam, Geographic Concentration, and Secession
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