July 13, 2016 08:51
One more person, who was injured in the collision of a passenger bus and a truck in Dagestan, died in hospital.
July 13, 2016 05:28
The Astrakhan Regional Court has received an appeal from the movement "For Human Rights" in support of Igor Stenin, who was sentenced to two years of imprisonment on the charge of public calls for extremism. At the court of first instance, the activist was unable to prove his innocence.
July 09, 2016 04:22
In the Astrakhan Region, a district police inspector and a field investigator of the Criminal Investigation Department of the Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) for the Volodarsky District are suspected of abuse of power with the use of special means and infliction of serious consequences.
July 03, 2016 23:14
Igor Stenin, the leader of the community "Russians of Astrakhan", and activist Konstantin Koshkin held a protest action near the house, where Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko lived in Astrakhan. During their protest action, the activists demanded to release Stanislav Klykh, Oleg Sentsov, and Nikolai Karpyuk, sentenced in Russia to imprisonment.
June 30, 2016 11:39
Yuri Modebadze, Chairman of the Board of the Astrakhan organization of Georgian culture "Iveriya", and Sergey Zaplavsky, a resident of Astrakhan, have been kept in custody for a year on the charge of a large-scale theft. Both defendants claim to have alibis, which the investigators and the court ignore.
June 15, 2016 18:57
Today, the Sovietsky District Court of Astrakhan has upheld the ruling of the magistrate judge to fine by 300 roubles Igor Stenin, the leader of the nationalist movement "Russians of Astrakhan" for the dissemination of personal data.
June 15, 2016 12:44
The Krasnodar Territory (also named Kuban by the name of the main river) has been mentioned among seven regions with high index of socio-economic and political tensions, which were indicated in the report prepared by experts of the Committee of Civil Initiatives.
June 12, 2016 14:04
According to the poll conducted by the "Levada-Centre", less than half of Russians – 44% – are aware that June 12 is the national holiday – the Day of Russia. On June 12, 1990, the declaration was adopted, thanks to which the country exists as such, Maksharip Yandiev, a social activist, believes.
June 09, 2016 15:46
The off-the-schedule check of the Astrakhan Regional Public Organization "Committee of Soldiers' Mothers", launched on May 31 by the regional departments of the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), "Roskomnadzor" (Russian Federal Service for Supervising Communications, Information Technologies and Mass Media) and Fire Inspectorate, is still ongoing.
June 09, 2016 14:39
Rights defenders have demanded to stop prosecuting Igor Stenin, the head of the movement "Russians of Astrakhan", sentenced to two years in a colony-settlement on charges of public calls to terrorism.
July 23, 2016 14:12
Yerevan: all police officers released from seized building
July 23, 2016 13:32
In Yerevan, rebels succeed in their demand for food
July 23, 2016 13:09
In Sochi, most parties refuse to sign agreement on fair elections
July 23, 2016 11:05
Two police officers released from seized building in Yerevan
July 23, 2016 08:40
Yunus-Bek Evkurov demands to review draft law on registration of religious associations
July 23, 2016 02:44
Experts claim no background for sharp struggle during elections in NCFD
July 22, 2016 23:39
MP Nikol Pashinyan demands resignation of Armenian President
July 22, 2016 19:40
Karo Egnukyan accused of helping to capture building
July 22, 2016 19:30
In Abkhazia, opposition announces preparation for people's assembly
July 22, 2016 17:37
Believers of Salafi mosque detained in Makhachkala
July 14, 2016 11:24
The acting leader of Chechnya has signed a decree to appoint Umar Baisaev, the former prefect of the Urus-Martan District, dismissed after the Ramzan Kadyrov's critics, the deputy head of the...
July 14, 2016 08:11
On the Georgian Military Highway, a many-kilometre jam from the Russian side does not become smaller. A week after the opening of the border, about two hundred trucks still stay there. Passenger...
July 14, 2016 15:50
The report on the death of Tarkhan Batirashvili is to be trusted, since it was published on the resources of the terrorist organization "Islamic State" (IS), banned in Russia. This opinion was...
July 15, 2016 16:57
The number of the people injured in the terror act in Nice includes a girl from a Chechen family living in France. The girl got injuries to her legs. This was reported by a female friend of her...
July 16, 2016 15:04
The relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey are based on common political and economic interests and are not determined by those persons who are in power. This opinion was voiced by political...
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
July 04, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 27-July 3
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 23, 2016 14:12Yerevan: all police officers released from seized building
July 23, 2016 13:32In Yerevan, rebels succeed in their demand for food
July 23, 2016 11:05Two police officers released from seized building in Yerevan
July 22, 2016 19:40Karo Egnukyan accused of helping to capture building
July 22, 2016 17:37Believers of Salafi mosque detained in Makhachkala
July 22, 2016 14:08Serzh Sargsyan offers rebels to lay down arms
July 22, 2016 05:30Yerevan: policeman wounded in seizure of police regiment building still in grave condition
July 22, 2016 03:31Archbishop and Karabakh MP involved in negotiations with rebels in Yerevan
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