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Posted inCaucasus, Regions

To Chechnya, By Way of Seduction And Betrayal

Starting with an innocent chess match in Krakow in the early 1980s, Maciej Jachimczyk has traded up partners and associates on a trail that has led him from promoting Jewish studies to advancing the cause of Chechen warlords. Now he’s deeply entwined in the highest-stakes game of his life-and meeting Arabian royalty, Hollywood actresses, and Texas oil millionaires along the way