A barbed wire. Photo by Nina Tumanova for the "Caucasian Knot"

27 December 2017, 12:25

Dagestani resident sentenced to 18 years of imprisonment for violence against his children

The Court of Khasavyurt has sentenced a local resident to 18 years of imprisonment in a penal colony. The man is accused of raping his seven-year-old daughter and beating his eight-year-old son, the Prosecutor's Office reports.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that according to investigators, in March, the man raped his daughter and repeatedly beat his son.

Full text of the article is available on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’.

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