A rally involving several thousand people is taking place in Tsentoroi, Chechnya's Kurchaloi region.
Residents of the republic's different settlements have come there, with only cars numbering over 1,000.
The rally participants advanced the mottoes: "Maskhadov, get out of Chechnya!", "No to Wahhabism!", "No to terrorism!".
Those who have gathered support the republic's authorities. Administration head Ahmad Kadyrov, government and administration representatives are present.
The rally is being held in a calm atmosphere.
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