Chechen leader claims his troops eager to fight ‘scum’ in #Syria

Chechnya’s strongman leader, Ramzan Kadyrov, has said that troops in the Russian province would be happy to fight the “scum” in Syria if they receive the Kremlin order.

Kadyrov’s comments came after Russian media reported that two battalions of military police from Chechnya were preparing to leave for Syria to protect the Russian air base there.

Kadyrov wouldn’t confirm the reports, but posted on Instagram that the troops stationed in Chechnya would be happy to deploy to Syria, if they are sent there. He added that he would be eager to personally join the fight against “international terrorism”.

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