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Kremlin Aide Plays Down Chechen Peace Talk Prospects

7 November 2001 MOSCOW, 6 November (Gazeta.Ru)–Speaking at the Russian Consulate-General in New York late on 5 November, Kremlin aide Sergei Yastrzhembsky stated that a meeting between Viktor Kazantsev, the presidential envoy to the southern federal district of Russia, and Akhmed Zakayev, a representative of Aslan Maskhadov–the elected president of the breakaway Chechen Republic of […]