26 January 2023, 23:12
MMA fighter promises Mercedes for subscribing to Kadyrov on Instagram*
In his Instagram* blog, Askhab Tamaev, a Chechen MMA (mixed martial arts) fighter, has announced a lottery with a car and an 15 iPhones as prizes among those who will subscribe to the accounts of Ramzan Kadyrov and his entourage.
In October 2020, the rapper Morgenstern** said that he had received 400,000 roubles for promoting on the Instagram* of each account of Ramzan Kadyrov's family members, and of his entourage. Morgenstern encouraged his many followers to subscribe to these accounts in order to participate in the draw of a car.
In December 2017, Ramzan Kadyrov's Facebook* and Instagram* accounts were blocked after the United States put him on the "Magnitsky list" of sanctions, calling him responsible for human rights violations in Chechnya.
Askhab Tamaev, a blogger and MMA fighter, has announced a draw of a Mercedes-AMG GT sports car and 15 new iPhones. The conditions for participation are a reels repost and subscription to the accounts of ‘four of my friends’," he said in a video posted on the Instagram*. One should subscribe to the accounts ya_pomoshnik_kra_95, dustum bugor_jr, and bk.
The pages bugor_jr and bk belong to the nephew of the head of Chechnya and, until recently, the Minister of Sports of the Republic, Khamzat Kadyrov, dustum is the account of the 15-year-old son of the politician Adam Kadyrov, the “Kavkaz.Realii”** project has reported.
5.5 million people have subscribed to the account of Tamaev himself.
The promotion of accounts of Kadyrov and his family members on the Instagram* has to do with the ambitions and desire of the head of Chechnya to increase his popularity, human rights defenders and bloggers have pointed out.
This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on January 25, 2022 at 03:35 pm MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.
Source: Caucasian Knot