April 29, 2017 18:08

  • In Rostov-on-Don, action against Putin’s nomination for new term was 150 persons strong

    Rostov-on-Don has joined the action "Nadoel!" (Sick and Tired), organized by "The Open Russia" network movement and held today in several cities of the country. The protesters have opposed Vladimir Putin’s nomination for another presidential term and voiced their protest against "the long-term corruption in bodies of state power, embezzlement of the state budget and persecution of civil activists."

April 29, 2017 13:52

  • Political prisoner found dead at Baku SIZO

    The "Caucasian Knot" correspondent has learned about the death of the activist Mekhman Galandarov, who had been declared a political prisoner by Azerbaijani rights defenders, from Ogtai Gyulyalyev, the head of the public alliance "Azerbaijan without Political Prisoners".According to Mr Gyulyalyev, Mekhman had committed suicide, although there is still no information about his suicide note.

April 29, 2017 01:53

April 28, 2017 23:58

  • Kadyrov is among ten most trusted politicians by Russians

    Four percent of respondents have expressed their trust to Ramzan Kadyrov, the head of Chechnya, according to the data of the sociological study of the Levada Centre, published on April 27. According to the study, Ramzan Kadyrov closed up the top 10 politicians and public figures, who enjoy trust of residents of Russia.

April 28, 2017 22:11

April 28, 2017 19:02

  • KChR’s leader announces May 3 a day off

    According to the decree of Rashid Temrezov, the head of the Karachay-Cherkessian Republic (KChR), the Revival Day of the Karachay People, marked on May 3, will be a day off, because of the anniversary – 60 year from the start of mass return from deportation.

April 28, 2017 18:07

  • Imam Velitov sentenced to three years in colony

    Today, the Moscow District Military Court has found Makhmud Velitov, the Imam of the Moscow “Yardyam” Mosque, guilty of publicly justifying terrorism, and sentenced him to three years in a general-security colony.

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Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for the period of 6 years.

Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for the period of 6 years

Over the past six years, from 2010 to early 2016, the number of victims of the armed conflict in the North Caucasus has decreased significantly. A stable tendency for reduction of the number of people killed and injured in the regions of the North Caucasian Federal District is shown in the infographics below, prepared by the "Caucasian Knot" and based on its own data and open sources information. By clicking each figure, you can see distribution of casualties in the center of the circle, divided by categories such as security forces, militants, and civilians.

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Firearm incidents and victims in Northern Caucasus

Infographics. Statistics of victims

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