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Chechen writers received information about PEN International from Islam Elsanov, who was friends with the secretary general of Russian PEN, A Tkachenko. Chechen writers have participated in the PEN movement since 1995. In 1994, the war began in Chechnya, and our goal was to bring the violation of human rights in this cruel war to the world.

Centre tchétchène

Les écrivains tchétchènes recevaient des informations sur le PEN International de la part d’Islam Elsanov, qui était un ami du secrétaire général du Centre PEN russe, A Tkachenko. Les écrivains tchétchènes participent au mouvement du PEN depuis 1995. En 1994, la guerre a éclaté en Tchétchénie, et nous avions pour objectif de faire connaître au monde entier les violations des droits de l’homme qui était perpétrées dans le cadre de cette guerre cruelle.

Centro Checheno

Los escritores chechenos recibieron información sobre PEN Internacional de la mano de Islam Elsanov, quien tenía amistad con el secretario general del PEN Ruso, A. Tkachenko. Los escritores chechenos han participado en el movimiento PEN desde 1995. En 1994, estalló la guerra en Chechenia y nuestro objetivo era dar a conocer al mundo las violaciones de los derechos humanos que se producían en esta cruel contienda.

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1 Musa Mutaev at Fortellerfestivalen

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2 Chechen writers and artists

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3 Musa Mutaev and Bernt Hauge

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4 Literary event in Trondheim

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5 Literary evening with Musa Mutaev

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6 Strasser and Mutaev

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7 Storholmen and Mutaev

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8 Åsne Seierstad and Musa Mutaev

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9 Commemorating Anna Politkovskaya

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10 Mutaev with 2016 PEN Anthology

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11 Apti Bisultanov

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12 Mutaev at the Bjørnsonfestivalen

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13 Musa Mutaev with Bernt Hauge

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1 A brief biography of Musa Mutaev
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