The head of Ingushetia met with Kadyrov

© Photo : official website of the head of Ingushetia, Yunus-Bek Yevkurov in Contactarea of the Republic of Ingushetia Yunus-Bek Yevkurov and the head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan KadyrovThe head of Ingushetia met with Kadyrov© Photo : official website of the head of Ingushetia, Yunus-Bek Yevkurov in Vkontakte

The head of Ingushetia, Yunus-Bek Yevkurov, on Wednesday visited the settlements located along the border with Chechnya, due to disputes about which in the region for a week, held a rally and met with head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov.

Yevkurov and Kadyrov on September 26 signed an agreement on the definition of the boundary between their regions, which provides for an equivalent exchange of territories. The parliaments of Chechnya and Ingushetia approved the border agreement. In this case the constitutional court of Ingushetia said that the agreement can be approved only by a referendum. The country began protests, including at place de La Concorde in Magas. On Saturday the authorities of Ingushetia on Monday sanctioned the rally, which is held at a new venue in Magas — near the building of the national broadcasting company. Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin is closely watching the situation in Ingushetia and receives information from the leadership of the Republic.

On Monday, the Russian presidential envoy in skfo Alexander Matovnikov and the head of Department on internal policy of presidential administration of Russia Andrey Yarin discussed with representatives of the public of Ingushetia, the stabilization of public-political situation in the region. About the decisions taken at the meeting, the Embassy said.

«Today visited the villages situated along the border with Chechnya, since the Aki-Yurt to Dattyh. Talked with the villagers, listened to their concerns and worries. All supported the law on the fixing of boundaries between the two brotherly republics,» Yevkurov wrote in his account in Instagram.

In his opinion, in order to know the true picture, you need to communicate with the locals. «Among the residents of border areas from both sides have long been historically family ties, and they speak about each other, as native people with warmth. And the agreement doesn’t change that,» said the head of Ingushetia.

He also said that in the village Arshty met with the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov. «Once again agreed that the established boundaries are only an administrative step that will further strengthen our fraternal relations will enhance stability and security in our region», — said Yevkurov.