Source Pravda.Ru

Chechen peoples congress to be held in Chechnya

A Chechen peoples Congress will be held in Chechnya. The republic's presidential administration reported that the congress was scheduled to take place in Grozny on December 11. The organizational committee for holding the congress is headed by the First Deputy Head of Chechnya's Administration, Taus Jabrailov. Representatives of political organizations, as well as prominent public and religions figures who initiated the move are expected to attend the Chechen Peoples Congress.

The congress agenda includes discussions on the social and political situation in the republic and measures to settle it. The participants are due to discuss the issues concerning the holding of a general referendum on the adoption of the Chechen constitution and the elections to the local government.