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About Lisa Kazbekova

‘Lisa Kazbekova’ is a journalist based in Chechnya

Articles by Lisa Kazbekova

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Constitutional conventions: best practice

Chechnya’s fashion dictator

In Chechnya, the warfare that rumbled on between 1994 and 2009 has been turned against the republic’s women. The most public aspect of this campaign is the progressive imposition of a so-called ‘Islamic’ dress code. Lisa Kazbekova charts its course, enquires why it is happening, and how Chechnya’s men and women are responding

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