Cairo. View from Cairo TV Tower. Photo: Przemyslaw 'Blueshade' Idzkiewicz. https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/Каир

17 May 2018, 14:53

Eleven natives of Dagestan deported from Egypt

The residents of Dagestan, who were detained in Cairo, including women and children, and whose relatives had reported their disappearance, have arrived in Russia. During the control, Sakinat Baisultanova, a native of Dagestan and a mother of several children, was detained, the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" has informed.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on April 27, relatives stated kidnapping of 18 residents of Dagestan, including 10 children, in the capital of Egypt. On May 7, the HRC "Memorial" reported that the detained residents of Dagestan had been taken to the deportation prison in order to be sent back to their homeland. According to the HRC, their relatives raised money for tickets to Russia.

According to the HRC "Memorial", eleven persons have arrived in Moscow from Egypt, including six children.

Roza Magomedova, a lawyer of the network "Migration and Law" of the HRC "Memorial", tried to meet the deported Dagestanis, but she was not allowed to see them.

The HRC has added that seven Dagestan natives are still in the Cairo prison, waiting to fly home.

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

All news

March 23, 2019 19:41

March 23, 2019 19:34

  • Opposition nominates Saakashvili's wife as Zugdidi Mayor

    Sandra Roelofs, the wife of the third Georgian president, will run for the Mayor of the city of Zugdidi at the interim election on May 19. Ms Roelofs has great chances to win, although the struggle at the Zugdidi election will be tough, political analysts believe.

March 23, 2019 12:34

March 23, 2019 12:29

  • Canadian MPs set up friendship group with NKR

    Members of the Canadian Parliament have united into a friendship group with the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) under the leadership of Rachel Harder, a member of the House of Commons of the Kingdom.

March 23, 2019 09:06

  • On the eve of release, Geriev is punished by 15 days in dungeon

    Zhalaudi Geriev, a "Caucasian Knot" correspondent, was placed for 15 days into the dungeon (punishment cell) of the colony, where he is serving his sentence. In this way, the bosses of the Chechen colony have punished Geriev for his refusal to go out of his cell due to health problems.

News archive