If you want to learn about Chechen jihad…
Read this book:
These folks have been fighting the Soviets and Russians for generations. Very, very dangerous. You do not fuck around with these guys.
P.S., This book was published in 2007.
P.P.S., Bodansky was one of the analysts who very presciently wrote about bin Laden's intentions towards the United States well before the horrible events of 9/11.