Russia’s Chechnya leader says he is ready to resign, Kremlin to pick successor

Author: Reuters Mon, 2017-11-27 04:19 ID: 1511745864817223900 MOSCOW: Ramzan Kadyrov, the outspoken leader of Russia’s Chechnya republic, said he was ready to step down, leaving it for the Kremlin to choose his successor. Kadyrov, a 41-year-old father of 12 whose interests vary from thoroughbred horses to wrestling and boxing, has been accused by human rights bodies of arbitrary arrests and torture of opponents, zero…