The Staropromyslovsky district court of Grozny has ruled the arrest in absentia of ISA Yamadayev, reports “Rosbalt”, citing a source familiar with the situation. The decision was rendered on April 14. could not detect this case in the court records or to obtain the comments of the press service of the court.
As told the interlocutor of the Agency, Yamadayev accused in the assassination of the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov.
Lawyers Yamadayev said that investigative actions against him illegal because Yamadayev an active soldier, and therefore his case should not lead a civilian and military investigators.
“All the proofs are based on the testimony of several former soldiers of the battalion “Vostok”, which disappeared in may 2016. These readings abound in different temporal and factual “inconsistencies,” — said the Agency interlocutor.
Earlier, the “Rosbalt” reported, the Investigative Committee of Russia in Chechnya, Yamadayev announced in the Federal wanted list in March 2017. The ruling stated that ISA Yamadayev, Kadyrov considered guilty in the death of his brother, and from may 2016, “acting out of a sense of vendetta, decided to commit his murder.”
In addition, the source of the Agency said then that a group of Chechen operatives March 20 raided the apartment of the family Yamadayev in Odintsovo. Then the interviewee also stated that the evidence of guilt Yamadayev “remind detective, written by the student, and contain many time and other inconsistencies”.
In March 2017, Deputy head of Regardie for Chechnya and the Deputy head of the Republic on the power block Daniel Martynov confirmed that in the spring of 2016 Kadyrov was assassinated. In October 2016, “the New newspaper” with reference to sources reported that in Chechnya revealed the most ambitious in the history of his reign the attempt on Ramzan Kadyrov. In January 2017, the newspaper told of the new details. According to the newspaper, the report of the head of the centre for combating extremism of the interior Ministry in Chechnya, Lieutenant Colonel Timur Mezhidov the organizer of the assassination of the head of Chechnya, was named ISA Yamadayev. The attempt was to make in the spring of 2016, then the Yamadayev left Russia. Now he may be in Dubai, wrote “Novaya Gazeta”.
The Yamadayev brothers during the first Chechen campaign opposed Federal troops, but in the second took the side of Moscow and Akhmad Kadyrov. After the assassination of Akhmat Kadyrov in 2004, the relationship cooled. One brother ISA, the Deputy of the state Duma and the Hero of Russia Ruslan Yamadayev was killed in Moscow in 2008, and the other also Hero of Russia, commander of the battalion “Vostok” Sulim Yamadayev was shot dead in Dubai in 2009.