Сaucasus held at gunpoint by caliphate

December 09, 2018 11:18

  • Law enforcers name the Dagestani casualty

    In the evening on December 7, in the Khasavyurt District, Marat Alinchiev, who had been on the federal wanted list, was shot dead, according to reports posted on the websites and Telegram channels that support law enforcers. The man, who was found by law enforcers, refused to surrender and was shot dead after he opened fire, the Russian National Antiterrorist Committee has stated.

December 04, 2018 18:03

December 03, 2018 18:21

  • Native of Adygea sentenced to 11 years in prison for aiding IS*

    Today, the North-Caucasian District Military Court has found Pyotr Gnipel, a 19-year-old native of the Giaginskaya village, guilty of acquiring components for an explosive device, which he was supposed to hand over to supporters of the "Islamic State" (IS, earlier – ISIL), a terrorist organization banned in Russia by the court.

November 30, 2018 22:54

November 30, 2018 10:58

November 28, 2018 12:29

November 27, 2018 18:52

  • Russian SC upholds verdict for financing militants

    The Supreme Court (SC) of Russia has refused to change the decision of the Rostov court which sentenced Anastasia Shilikhina, a resident of the Volgograd Region, and Yulduz Alieva, a native of Dagestan, on the charges of financing Syrian militants to five and six years of imprisonment, respectively, the FSB reported.

November 22, 2018 23:16

November 21, 2018 11:22

  • Analysts doubt involvement of IS* in suicide bombing in Grozny

    The statement of the Chechen authorities about the involvement of a female suicide bomber in the "Islamic State"* (IS, a terrorist organization, banned in Russia by the court, – note of the "Caucasian Knot") has no substantial grounds. This opinion was voiced by the analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".

November 20, 2018 08:36

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