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Chechen refugees in Switzeland

A Chechen man in a FAREAS centre in Vaud Province..He was suspected by the Russian force to be a active independentist. He was a Chechen soldier during the first war (1994-96), but do not participate as a soldier, during the unfinished second war..He was kidnap by the Russian army and sequestered during 56 days in a military base. His wife have to pay 2000.-$ to liberate him..The wife get beaten several time in here house by Russian force..He and is wife, have 7 childs. Two married daughters left in Chechnya, a 15 years old boy, a 8, a 6 and a 5 years old girls, and his wife give birth of a little Swiss-Chechen boy, 2 week ago..He, is wife and there 4 childrens, left there motherland Chechnya two years and seven months ago, for Dagestan. Them, pay 3000.- $ to a friend driver (the 3000.-us dollars, are only small money for the corruption on the way. The real price of the journey is still to be paid) for travel by lorry during 6 days to a unknown location in Switzerland. They get by car to the registration Centre of the Federal Office for Refugees (CERA) in Vallorbe. Stay for 2 days. Get move to the Chiasso registration Centre for 2 weeks, for get install in a FAREAS centre in Vaud Province..In Switzerland, everything is fine. But nostalgia of motherland and family is very strong. .They do not meet other Chechens family. They are still afraid from infiltration of FSB agents and Kadirov clan.
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The Unfinished War - Chechen refugees in Europe/Switzerland
A Chechen man in a FAREAS centre in Vaud Province..He was suspected by the Russian force to be a active independentist. He was a Chechen soldier during the first war (1994-96), but do not participate as a soldier, during the unfinished second war..He was kidnap by the Russian army and sequestered during 56 days in a military base. His wife have to pay 2000.-$ to liberate him..The wife get beaten several time in here house by Russian force..He and is wife, have 7 childs. Two married daughters...
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From gallery: Chechen refugees in Switzeland
Source: YumeVision Reporters
Date: 30 Mar 2006
Location: FAREAS Vaud VD Switzerland
Credit: Swen Connrad'/YumeVision
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Model Release: No
Property Release: No
Restrictions: -For security reasons, the faces of adult asylum seekers have not been photographed..-For security reasons, the names of adult asylum seekers have been changed. .-Under UNHCR regulation and National law, personal data of refugees are an object of particular protection..Please have safety of those people in mind. Thank you.
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