Astrakhan Region

October 20, 2020 11:15

  • Residents of Agdam District report intensified shelling

    Four civilians, including Anar Gasanov, a correspondent for the "AzTV" State TV Channel, were wounded in the shelling of the Agdam District. Residents of the neighbouring Terter District reported a large fire at the local ginnery after shelling.

September 14, 2020 18:31

  • Astrakhan opposition reports bribery of voters

    In Astrakhan, each city resident got 700 roubles under formal pretexts for visiting polling stations on election days, and several complaints were filed to the police in connection with the above violations, members of opposition parties reported.

September 14, 2020 11:05

September 09, 2020 21:59

  • 15 children from Southern Russia returned from Syria

    After a medical examination, the children will be handed over to their relatives in Astrakhan, Dagestan, Kabardino-Balkaria, and Chechnya, reports Anna Kuznetsova, Children's Rights Commissioner under the President of Russia.

August 22, 2020 11:50

August 17, 2020 18:00

July 09, 2020 14:33

  • Analysts explain successes of IS* recruiters in Southern Russia

    The increased level of violence in the society and absence of social elevators contribute to young people's radicalization and push them to join terrorist organizations, which is now quite easy, the analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" have noted in their comments on the prevention of the terror act in Astrakhan.

July 07, 2020 22:05

July 02, 2020 21:56

  • Chechnya registers 95% voter turnout during pandemic

    According to the official statistics, Chechnya showed the highest voter turnout in the Russian Federation at the voting on amendments to the Constitution. In Southern Russia, ten regions registered lower voter turnout as compared to the presidential election in 2018.

May 29, 2020 21:35

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