Chechnya: Calamity in the Caucasus

Updated: Dec 3, 2018


Interview / I talk to the journalist Thomas de Waal about his book on the first Chechen war.



The book, coauthored with de Waal’s former Moscow Times colleague Carlotta Gall, was the first ever to be published about the 1994–96 conflict in Chechnya. The authors’ in-depth investigation of the conflict and its roots is crucial to understanding the Chechnya we see in the news today.


Read the interview in the Fall 2017 issue of Harriman Magazine.