Russia/Chechnya Research Assignment

In this assignment you will research the conflict between Russia and Chechnya and answer the research question: Does Russia have a right to Chechnya?

Components of the assignment:

Write a two page essay that explains how the conflict in Chechnya began and why it has continued for more than 10 years. Through your research, do you find that Russia has a legitimate claim to Chechnya?

Research Question Rubric

Suggested research links:

Chechnya PBS

Chechnya’s Future

NPR – Chechnya