So few people care for a variety of reasons:
(1) The Soviets were allied with the Arabs for so long and even now the Russian protect the Arabs, Persian and other Muslims from the Big Bad US in the security council and UN.
(2) Chechnya has little to offer,
(3) Russia is a major Oil, Natural Gas and other mineral export.
Tell me, please. If you are Muslim, which are you? I am not trying to be offensive at all. I am curious about the religion itself. The concept of the six points (is that the right terminology) appeals to me my sense of internal balance. If I have offended, forgive me.
what, me worry? i tried to draw him out into a real discussion over real retrieved rich media archives and he refused to play. we'll see how he responds to my dismissal of his meshugginer style. i've had to pretty much avoid commenting in most of those threads. i am a scholar and have no time to waste on his brand of interplay