For the past 10 years, a violent conflict between the Russian military and Chechen rebels has resulted in accusations of kidnapping, rape, looting and other atrocities from both sides. Instances of violence constantly plague the Chechen population, including accidents involving unexploded ordnance and landmines.
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 10
, Article 19.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol10/iss2/19