August 27, 2016 05:22
Sports competitions, screening the film "Time of Happy Discoveries" and the festival "Days of Russia's Spiritual Culture" were held in Sukhumi on the eighth anniversary of recognition of the independence of Abkhazia.
August 22, 2016 06:03
Raul Khadjimba has failed to fulfil all the point of the socio-political agreement, which was signed by candidates running for the presidency in 2014. This was stated by Alkhas Kvitsiniya, the leader of the "Amtsakhara" Party.
August 18, 2016 10:35
Irina Dochiya, the secretary of the political council of the "United Abkhazia" Party, who was kidnapped on July 2, returned home. This has been reported today by an official from the State Security Service of Abkhazia.
August 02, 2016 17:18
Fazil Iskander has opened Abkhazia for the whole global literature, and taught his fellow countrymen to view their homeland in a new way, said the participants of the farewell ceremony with the writer held in Moscow.
July 31, 2016 12:58
Caucasian young people following the different religious concepts should unite in the fight against the extremism, the practice of divorce, and the idea of same-sex marriages. This was stated on July 30 by religious leaders at the opening of the third Interreligious youth forum in Dagestan.
July 22, 2016 19:30
In Abkhazia, the opposition forces bloc plans to hold the people's assembly in autumn. Within the preparation for the people's assembly, the opposition organizes meetings with residents of the republic. On July 20, the notification of the decision to hold the people's assembly, made at the extended meeting of the opposition "Amtsakhara" Party, was published on the website of the agency "Abkhaz-Inform".
July 13, 2016 18:29
The resumption of the sale of tours to Turkey has not had enough time to affect the tourist season in Southern Russia, since rooms in the resort hotels have already been booked or bought. This was reported by workers of tourist sphere.
July 11, 2016 18:50
The same question may be put forward to a referendum only two years later; however, the opposition can reformulate it and hold a new voting after collection of the required number of signatures. This was stated by Batal Tabagua, the head of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Abkhazia.
July 09, 2016 23:54
In Abkhazia, the block of opposition forces has announced the refusal to take part in the referendum to be held on July 10. The referendum will put forward the question on the need of the early presidential elections to be held in the republic.
July 09, 2016 17:41
In Abkhazia, the tomorrow's referendum on the early presidential elections was not preceded by agitation and appropriate information work. Thus, a lot of people do not understand the meaning of the event. This opinion was voiced by residents of the republic and experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".
August 30, 2016 21:46
Rights defenders report about hunger strike of 108 migrants in Sochi
August 30, 2016 19:39
Yashin states readiness to sue critics of his report
August 30, 2016 19:07
Power agents report prevention of attempt on Imam Tsechoev
August 30, 2016 16:36
Yashin accuses ruling party of supporting criminals in Southern Russia
August 30, 2016 13:45
Combat engineers deactivate bomb in a car in Ingush village
August 30, 2016 12:45
Circassians ask Veniamin Kondratiev to help Syrian refugee continue her education
August 30, 2016 07:08
PFPA leader Ali Kerimli claims threat of his arrest
August 30, 2016 05:36
In Rostov-on-Don, two men sentenced for recruiting fighters for Syrian militants
August 30, 2016 03:07
In Gukovo, number of hunger-strikers decreases to 64 people
August 30, 2016 00:28
In Volgograd, 150 signatures collected under petition against liquidation of "Volya" Party
August 24, 2016 19:43
The men killed in a shootout in the Shamil District were identified as blood brothers Nabi Gasanguseinov and Gasangusein Gasanguseinov. This was reported by a source from the law enforcement bodies.
August 26, 2016 19:21
About 1900 miners out of more than 2200 workers of the "Kingcoal" group of companies, some of whom are involved in the hunger strike, have submitted their details to the "Regional Development...
August 25, 2016 16:54
Mikhail Abramyan, Secretary of the Krasnodar branch of the "Communists of Russia" Party, and party members Yuri Yankin, Olga Zaruba, and Igor Minin demanded the resignation of the Governor of the...
August 24, 2016 15:09
Andrei Babushkin, a member of the Human Rights Council (HRC) under the President of Russia, has published an open letter to the HRC Chairman with a request to support Kuban farmers detained in the...
August 23, 2016 16:05
The defence and representatives of the Avetisyan family's successors will solve the question of challenging the sentence of Valery Permyakov after they get the judicial act at hands.
August 29, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 22-28
August 22, 2016 09:10
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 15-21
August 15, 2016 08:30
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 8-14
April 17, 2015 15:35
Azerbaijani journalist, author of the series of journalist reports dealing with state-level corruption in Azerbaijan. On October 24, 2012, she was awarded the Courage of Journalism Award founded by...
May 09, 2014 10:37
On July 9, 2013, in the outskirts of Makhachkala, our colleague, a "Caucasian Knot" correspondent Akhmednabi Akhmednabiev, was shot dead. He set the bar high: being in one of the hottest regions of...
January 18, 2014 04:46
Andrei Rudomakha is a social activist, a coordinator of the NGO "Ecological Watch for Northern Caucasus", Chairman of the Krasnodar Regional Branch of the "Yabloko" Party, a member of the...
January 18, 2014 01:28
Suren Gazaryan is an activist of the public organization "Ecological Watch for Northern Caucasus", who was fighting for the preservation of the environment of the Krasnodar Territory, despite being...
April 17, 2015 20:36
Prosecution of human rights defenders and civil society activists in Azerbaijan
December 29, 2014 19:15
Imarat Kavkaz (Caucasus Emirate)
November 27, 2014 23:52
Caucasians in the ranks of IS (ISIL)
July 08, 2014 19:51
Kutaev's case: chronology and details
December 30, 2013 10:44
Terror acts committed by suicide bombers in the territory of the Russian Federation
December 20, 2013 19:10
Persecutions of civil society activists in Krasnodar and Sochi
December 16, 2013 11:36Decree of the President of the Russian Federation N 686 "On the use of high security during the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games of 2014 in Sochi"
December 06, 2011 23:00Joint Statement by the Heads of Delegation of the Minsk Group Co-Chair Countries and the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan
July 13, 2009 02:00Divided Europe Reunited: promoting human rights and civil liberties in the OSCE region in the 21st century
September 10, 2008 21:04The Current Situation in Georgia and Implications for U.S. Policy
December 15, 2005 11:59US House of Representatives Resolution on Russia's New NGO Legislation
August 30, 2016 21:46Rights defenders report about hunger strike of 108 migrants in Sochi
August 30, 2016 16:36Yashin accuses ruling party of supporting criminals in Southern Russia
August 30, 2016 07:08PFPA leader Ali Kerimli claims threat of his arrest
August 30, 2016 03:07In Gukovo, number of hunger-strikers decreases to 64 people
August 29, 2016 20:52Kuban farmers refuse to appeal against their arrest
August 29, 2016 17:56Abdulatipov instructs Prosecutor's Office to supervise Gasanguseinovs' case
August 29, 2016 14:30Investigation into Varvara Karaulova's case completed
August 29, 2016 03:28Residents of Dagestan urge authorities to respond to murder of Gasanguseinov brothers
July 30, 2016 22:41
Yerevan marcher hospitalized with burns (+video)
July 20, 2016 23:11
Police used tear gas in Yerevan (+video)
July 20, 2016 01:11
Activists built barricades in Yerevan (+video)
June 28, 2016 14:03
Ramazan Rashidov's relatives doubt version of car explosion (+video)
June 21, 2016 16:55
Volgograd activist holds picket against inaction of prosecutor’s office (+video)
August 26, 2016 16:45Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern caucasus in July 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
August 11, 2016 12:59Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 2 of 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
August 08, 2016 18:08Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in june 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
June 27, 2016 11:41Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in may 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
June 14, 2016 11:18Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in April 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
May 10, 2016 15:12Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 1 of 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
May 10, 2016 14:51Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in March 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
April 05, 2016 00:00Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in February 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
March 21, 2016 14:49Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in January 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
February 10, 2016 16:08Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for a period of 6 years