Born 1952. Born in 1952 in Kazakhstan (considered a native of ancient Chechen village Atagi - which also was born People's Artist of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labor, dancer Mahmoud Esambayev) In 1981, Mr.. graduated from the Chechen-Ingush State University
He began his career in 1969 in the Kazakh SSR. He was a laborer, a mason, a driller assistant, proofreader, head of production department of the Chechen-Ingush book editing.
Since 1989. literary consultant in the Writers' Union CHIASSR, chairman of political organization - the Chechen society "Bart" ( "Consent").
In May 1990, organized and led Vainakh Democratic Party, the main program whose purpose was "to establish an independent democratic state"
. From November 1990 - after the formation of the National Congress of the Chechen people - was deputy chairman of the executive committee (chairman OKCHN - Dudayev, his first deputy - Yusup Soslambekov).
. In the first Chechen parliament (1991) Yandarbiyev
headed the committee on media and freedom of speech (until 1993)
July 23, 1993 in Grozny Johar Dudayev and Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev
signed with the leaders of Ingushetia, Ruslan Aushev and Boris Agapovs agreement on principles for determining the boundaries of the Chechen and Ingush republics.
October 11 Yandarbiyev
, speaking on Chechen television, said that Chechnya is not going to participate in elections to the Federal Assembly of Russia.
In May 1993, Yandarbiyev
Dudayev, led a delegation of the Government in negotiations with the opposition.
In April 1993, endorsed the decision of President Dudayev's the dissolution of Parliament, the Constitutional Court of Chechnya and the Grozny Town Meeting.
April 17, 1993 decree of Dudayev's i.o.vitse appointed president of Chechnya, mainly dealt with ideological issues. He headed the State Commission for the Investigation of Crimes of the opposition and the Commission for the reburial of the body of Zviad Gamsakhurdia (according to some data, then got the nickname "Chief pohoronschik").
March 14, 1995 i.o. Prosecutor of the Chechen Republic B. Bashanov signed a decree instituting criminal proceedings and an arrest warrant Yandarbiev (together with other 6-Tew Chechen leaders - Aslan Maskhadov, . Sultan Gelishanovym, . Taymaz Abubakirova, . Shamil Basayev, etc.) Yandarbiyev
was charged art,
. 170 (abuse of power or position), 64 (treason) and 77 (banditry). In mid-January 1995 Yandarbiyev
led the defense center of Grozny, its headquarters was located in the basement of the presidential palace.
April 22, 1996 GV connection with the death of Dudayev's Chechen State Council of Defense announced by President.
May 27, 1996, Mr.. Moscow signed the Agreement on Cessation of Hostilities.
Formed a 28 September 1996, Mr.. Government CRI.
October 3, 1996, Mr.. Moscow talks were held between the delegations of Chechnya and Russia. Delegations were headed by Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev
and Prime Minister Viktor Chernomyrdin, Russia.
January 27, 1997, Mr.. lost the presidential elections in the Chechen Republic, took third place in the rating voting.
February 12, 1997, Mr.. handed presidential powers Maskhadov. Then refused to cooperate with the administration of Maskhadov and went into opposition.
In October 1999,. appointed personal envoy of the President of the Chechen Republic - Plenipotentiary Representative in the Muslim countries.
In January 2000, Mr.. became the representative of Ichkeria in Afghanistan.
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