Incidents

July 18, 2019 18:48

July 17, 2019 17:53

  • Head of Armenian village reports about shelling attacks on houses and fields

    Last night, the Azerbaijani armed forces have shelled an Armenian village, and bullets hit roofs of houses, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of Armenia reports. According to the head of the rural community, starting from July 11, the Azerbaijani armed forces are shelling the sown fields for a fire to break out there.

July 16, 2019 22:35

July 16, 2019 11:02

  • Audio record with girl brought to Chechnya provokes new questions

    A Moscow female resident who complained to human rights defenders about being forced to forcibly marry in Chechnya recorded an audio appeal with a refutation of the information. The girl was forced to make such a record, believes Ekaterina Vinokurova, a member of the Human Rights Council.

July 13, 2019 23:38

July 12, 2019 23:20

  • Armenian GPO reports death of 29 soldiers in six months

    In January-June 2019, during their military service, 11 servicemen of the Armenia Armed Forces and the Defence Army of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) perished; 18 other deaths were not related to the performance of service duties, the General Prosecutor's Office (GPO) of Armenia has informed.

July 12, 2019 19:09

  • Incident with Ingush minor exposes problem of conservatism of society in Caucasus

    A mother of a seven-year-old girl, beaten by an aunt in Ingushetia, said that she was not allowed to see her daughter. The tradition of leaving children in a father's family often leads to isolation of a child from society, lawyers report. In the regions of Northern Caucasus, the traditions do not always take into account the interests of a child, the newspaper "Novaya Gazeta" reports.

July 12, 2019 17:01

July 12, 2019 11:30

July 10, 2019 12:19

  • Putin opposes new sanctions against Georgia

    The introduction of new anti-Georgian sanctions will increase tensions in mutual relations, Russian President Vladimir Putin has stated. Mamuka Bakhtadze, the Georgian Prime Minister welcomed this position.

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