Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

The New York Times > International > Image >

Shamil Salmanovich Basayev”

Shamil Salmanovich Basayev”

pin 1
heart 1

Shamil Basayev (A Chechen hero or a terrorist - you decide)

pin 2
heart 1
speech 2

Airliner Bombings: Volga-AviaExpress 1303 & Siberia 1047 (2004). Shamil Basayev took responsibility. Deaths 89 (all)

Shamil Basayev - 1999—Chechnya and Dagestan Chechen militants led by warlord Shamil Basayev launch two invasions of neighboring Dagestan. Russian forces respond by invading Chechnya. Skirmishes continue to the present day.