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".
July 08, 2016 22:49
The abductors of Irina Dochiya, the Secretary of the Political Council of the "United Abkhazia" Party, have not put forward any demands yet, and have not come in touch with her colleagues and relatives.
July 07, 2016 10:04
In Abkhazia, the block of the opposition forces has issued an appeal to the people of the republic. In their appeal, the oppositionists claim that they treat the President Raul Khadjimba's refusal to postpone to the autumn the referendum on the early presidential elections as a provocation of new mass protests.
July 06, 2016 19:46
Tourists leave Abkhazia after the riots in Sukhumi and move to Sochi, said local residents.
July 06, 2016 17:26
The border guard, suspected of killing a citizen of Georgia, will be punished in Abkhazia, should his guilt be proved, Raul Khajimba, the Abkhaz President, said today.
July 06, 2016 16:05
Among those who applied for medical aid during the July 5 unrests in Sukhumi there was only one participant of the protest rally; all other victims are policemen, said the chief physician of the republic's hospital.
July 26, 2016 22:59
Policeman shot dead in Ingushetia
July 26, 2016 19:49
CTO regime lifted in three mountain districts of Dagestan
July 26, 2016 17:28
Native of Uzbekistan states kidnapping after marrying Chechen girl
July 26, 2016 11:26
Yerevan police confirm shelling of rebels
July 26, 2016 04:09
Defence treats sentence to Zhamal Tumenov as harsh
July 25, 2016 23:29
150 residents of Volgograd speak in support of political prisoners
July 25, 2016 19:40
Armenian law enforcement authorities report on arrests of opposition supporters
July 25, 2016 19:09
Said Osmanov's advocate claims contradictions in testimonies of prosecution witnesses
July 25, 2016 15:55
HRC "Memorial" recognizes Imam Magomednabi Magomedov as political prisoner
July 25, 2016 15:11
Court denies information about involvement of jury in case of Boris Nemtsov's murder
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...
July 22, 2016 12:44
The decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on the non-admission of the Russian track and field athletics team to the Olympic Games is unfair. This was declared by Volgograd athletes...
July 21, 2016 04:02
In Yerevan, 51 people injured as a result of clashes between activists and policemen, engaged in cordoning-off the territory of the seized building of the patrol-and-security regiment of the police.
July 19, 2016 07:15
In Azerbaijan, members of the opposition and activists of the civil society treat the amendments to the country's Constitution proposed by the President as reactionary and aimed at strengthening...
July 19, 2016 02:54
The criminal charges brought against Dagestani athlete Said Osmanov in the case on desecration of a statue of Buddha in Elista are unfounded. Witnesses do not confirm that Said Osmanov had publicly...
July 25, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of July 18-24
July 18, 2016 09:05
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of July 11-17
July 11, 2016 09:05
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of July 4-10
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
July 26, 2016 17:28Native of Uzbekistan states kidnapping after marrying Chechen girl
July 25, 2016 23:29150 residents of Volgograd speak in support of political prisoners
July 25, 2016 19:40Armenian law enforcement authorities report on arrests of opposition supporters
July 25, 2016 15:55HRC "Memorial" recognizes Imam Magomednabi Magomedov as political prisoner
July 24, 2016 00:42In Rostov-on-Don, about 15 picketers support Valentina Cherevatenko
July 23, 2016 21:39Advocate complains about non-admission to oppositionist arrested in Sumgait
July 23, 2016 19:26Yerevan rebels mistrust politicians involved in negotiations
July 23, 2016 17:30Yerevan: relative of one of capturers of police building detained
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)
June 15, 2016 17:56
Relatives of Omar Musaev demand to let them into police building (+video)
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
February 08, 2016 14:21Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus for 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
January 25, 2016 11:07Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 4 of 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
January 20, 2016 17:16Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in December 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot