International Affairs

"Chechnya: To the Heart of the Conflict"

Andrew Meier

About the Program

Andrew Meier discusses how the conflict between Chechnya and Russia has developed since Russian president Vladimir Putin came to power. Mr. Meier also talks about the relationship between President Bush and President Putin and the growing influence of fundamentalist Islam in Chechnya. Following his remarks, Mr. Meier answers from the audience.

About the Authors

Andrew Meier

Andrew Meier was Moscow bureau chief for Time magazine from 1996-2001. He is the author of "Black Earth: A Journey Through Russia After the Fall."
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"Chechnya: To the Heart of the Conflict"

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, April 24th at 2am (ET)
  • Monday, February 28th at 5:15am (ET)
  • Saturday, February 26th at 11:45am (ET)
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