Kadyrov's territorial claims spark protests

January 17, 2019 17:49

  • Chechen authorities announce a free excursion to region bordering Ingushetia

    A free excursion to the Galanchozh District is scheduled for January 26, and any citizen of Chechnya can take part in it, reports the spokesperson for the Ministry of Tourism for Chechnya. The initiative was announced after Ingush activists had voiced a call to abandon the resettlement of Chechen residents to the above territory.

January 13, 2019 12:16

January 13, 2019 12:14

  • Membership of Ingush Mufti in North-Caucasian MCC suspended

    The Muslims' Coordinating Centre (MCC) of Northern Caucasus has suspended the participation of the Mufti of Ingushetia, Isa Khamkhoev, in its activities, urging him to "return to the framework of Sharia norms" and not to interfere in the work of state bodies.

January 11, 2019 11:30

January 08, 2019 21:39

  • Ingush Mufti invites other Mufties to Ingushetia for explanations

    Against the background of harsh statements of the Muslims' Coordination Centre (MCC) of Northern Caucasus, the Mufti of Ingushetia has invited the MCC members to come to Ingushetia to get acquainted with the situation in the republic, the Ingush Spiritual Administration of Muslims (SAM) has informed.

January 01, 2019 20:23

  • Year results in Northern Caucasus: mass protests and arrests of officials

    In the North-Caucasian Federal District (NCFD), the past year is remembered by several crises, including expansion of the territory of Chechnya by Ramzan Kadyrov despite mass protests in Ingushetia, interethnic conflict which led to the resignation of the Kabardino-Balkarian leader, and a number of top-ranking officials fell under arrest and investigations in Dagestan.

December 29, 2018 11:28

  • Awards to officials for fixing border with Ingushetia surprise residents of Chechnya

    Ali Sadullaev, the Speaker of the Chechen Parliament, who took part in defining the Chechen-Ingush border, has received an order; five other members of the commission received honourable diplomas and letters of gratitude. The residents of Chechnya, interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot", have disagreed with these awards, because they treat the border agreement as unprofitable for Chechnya.

December 28, 2018 15:06

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