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Why the UFC’s ‘sportswashing’ of Chechnya’s dictator is a problem

The presence of Ramzan Kadyrov in the front sequence of a UFC show spotlights a troubling link between the Chechen strongman and the MMA promotion On Saturday 15 September, Ramzan Kadyrov went into Moscow’s Olimpiyskiy Stadium to watch the evening’s fights. Garmented in beige jeans and a lily-white t-shirt with a pairing coat, the notorious Chechen strongman was surrounded by …

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Why the UFC’s ‘sportswashing’ of Chechnya’s dictator is a problem

The presence of Ramzan Kadyrov in the front sequence of a UFC show foreground a disturbing is connected with the Chechen strongman and the MMA promotion On Saturday 15 September, Ramzan Kadyrov trod into Moscow’s Olimpiyskiy Stadium to watch the evening’s battles. Dressed in beige jeans and a lily-white t-shirt with a parallelling case, the notorious Chechen strongman was surrounded …

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Chechnya picks leader’s aide with an Apprentice-style reality show

Russian broadcaster staged eight-episode contest called The Team to find a head of development for Ramzan Kadyrov The reality television format was borrowed from the US president-elects show The Apprentice: an ever-shrinking group of contestants, competing against each other to be picked by the boss for a job at the end of it all. But the prize at stake in …

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Chechnya collects leader’s aide with an Apprentice-style reality reveal

Russian broadcaster staged eight-episode contest called The Team to find a head of development for Ramzan Kadyrov The reality television format was borrowed from the US president-elects show The Apprentice: an ever-shrinking group of contestants, competing against each other to be picked by the boss for a job at the end of it all. But the prize at stake in …

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Russian broadcaster staged eight-episode contest called The Team to find a head of development for Ramzan Kadyrov The reality television format was borrowed from the US president-elects show The Apprentice: an ever-shrinking group of contestants, competing against each other to be picked by the boss for a job at the end of it all. But the prize at stake in …

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Chechnya selects leader’s aide with an Apprentice-style world appearance

Russian broadcaster staged eight-episode game announced The Team to find a head of development for Ramzan Kadyrov The reality television format was borrowed from the US president-elects demo The Apprentice: an ever-shrinking group of players, vying against each other to be picked by the boss for a activity at the end of it all. But the medal at stake in …

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Chechen leader criticised over televised children’s MMA fights

Ramzan Kadyrov posts Instagram footage of his three sons at mixed martial arts tournament involving boys aged eight Ramzan Kadyrov, the head of the Russian republic of Chechnya, has been criticised for putting his three young sons into the ring to fight in a mixed martial arts (MMA) tournament on the eve of his birthday. Kadyrovs son Akhmad, 10, knocked …

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Chechnya picks leader’s aide with an Apprentice-style reality substantiate

Russian broadcaster staged eight-episode game called The Team to find a head of development for Ramzan Kadyrov The reality television format was borrowed from the US president-elects picture The Apprentice: an ever-shrinking group of rivals, competing against each other to be picked by the boss for a errand at the end of it all. But the booty at stake in …

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