The head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov has denied reports on the planned resignation of the first Deputy head of the Republican interior Ministry of Apti Alaudinova. About this he wrote in his Instagram.
“What is there to say? Blatant double-talk and empty talk!” — Kadyrov has commented on the information previously reported by “Novaya Gazeta”.
According to the President of Chechnya, in the evening of 28 December, he met with Apti by Alaudinov and the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Republic Ruslan Alkhanov and “discussed the priorities of the security during the holidays”.
Kadyrov stressed that both officials “for many years, gave a successful fight against terrorism, he personally risked their lives.” Among their services, he called the elimination of the militants and ensuring security and stability in the region.
“Novaya Gazeta”, citing two sources reported the resignation of Alaudinova day 28 Dec. According to one of them, from the Deputy head of Chechnya “required to resign in connection with the recent attack on Grozny”. He also claimed that the resignation could take several high-ranking members of the Republican Ministry of internal Affairs and chiefs of the district Department of internal Affairs of Chechnya.
Another source told the publication of “acute personal conflict [Apti Alaudinova] with the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov”. According to him, Alaudinov had to write a letter of resignation at own will on December 28.
Comments from first Deputy interior Minister of Chechnya in the Ministry publication could not be obtained.