Interethnic relations

April 09, 2018 10:16

April 05, 2018 09:15

  • Muslims and Christians celebrate Pesach holiday together in Dagestani synagogue

    Residents of Derbent, who profess different religions, maintain friendly relations. This has been told to the "Caucasian Knot" by members of the Jewish community of the city. Throughout Northern Caucasus, Jews do not face any manifestations of anti-Semitism, said Levi Shabaev, Chief Rabbi for the Southern Federal District (SFD).

April 03, 2018 23:12

  • Volgograd: Jews celebrate Pesach at background of anti-Semitic attacks

    In Volgograd, at the Jewish community centre, about 80 people celebrated the beginning of Pesach, one of the main holidays for the Jews. The authorities of Volgograd ignore the anti-Semitic attacks of local political and public figures, claim members of the Jewish community interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".

December 22, 2017 00:34

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December 11, 2017 12:10

  • In Moscow, student beaten for his post about Caucasian girls

    Students of a capital higher educational institution demanded from a young man to publicly apologize for his offensive, in their opinion, comments about Caucasian girls posted on social networks. On December 10, the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation (ICRF) and the Union of Chechen Youth reacted to the published video record of the incident.

December 02, 2017 01:18

November 14, 2017 23:57

  • On anniversary of deportation, Meskhetian Turks demand rehabilitation

    The city of Volgodonsk has held events dedicated to the 73rd anniversary of deportation of Meskhetian Turks from Georgia. They pointed to the absence of dialogue with the Georgian authorities on the issue of their return to their historical homeland. The nation's right to rehabilitation has not yet been realized, they assert.

November 12, 2017 04:40

  • Isa Gambotov's relatives link his persecution with Ossetian-Ingush conflict

    Isa Gambotov, a resident of Ingushetia, is kept at the Vladikavkaz SIZO (pre-trial prison); the court has extended his arrest until next January on charges of a kidnapping. Law enforcers treat Gambotov as a member of a criminal grouping; however, his relatives insist on his innocence and associate his persecution with the 1992 interethnic conflict.

September 29, 2017 17:53

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