Russian President Vladimir Putin has rebuked the regional leader of Chechnya over his comments about Russian opposition activists.
The statement by Ramzan Kadyro, who branded the Russian opposition as traitors and ‘enemies of the people’ who must be punished, has drawn harsh criticism from rights activists.
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