(at least) 200 Chechen Jihadists fighting in Syria

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24999697

“One of the most prominent, Omar Shishani, is the leader of Jaysh al-Muhajirin wa al-Ansar (Army of the Emigrants and Helpers), an al-Qaeda-aligned jihadist group comprising hundreds of mostly foreign fighters, many of them from the North Caucasus.”

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