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February 08, 2018 20:23

January 10, 2018 22:49

December 06, 2017 11:06

  • Ramzan Kadyrov: Chechen athletes not to compete at Olympic Games

    On December 5, Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of Chechnya, announced that athletes registered as residents of Chechnya would not compete under a neutral flag at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. The Chechen leader's statement was made against the backdrop of the discussions to boycott the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.

November 24, 2017 21:52

  • Russian national team loses its first place at Sochi Winter Olympics

    Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has deprived four Russian athletes of their medals won at the 2014 Winter Olympics Games in Sochi, stating that they had violated the anti-doping rules. After cancellation of their results, the Russian team lost the first place in the medal standing of the Games.

August 19, 2017 07:00

August 02, 2017 05:54

  • Demerchyan's defence demands to summon key prosecution witnesses to court

    On August 1, a regular session was held on the case of Mardiros Demerchyan, a builder of Olympic facilities in Sochi, accused of false denunciation of policemen and stealing cable from the construction site. The defence insisted on calling and questioning the workers from Kyrgyzstan, who gave essential evidence against Demerchyan.

June 28, 2017 13:35

May 24, 2017 10:05

  • In Sochi, Court refuses to clarify its decision in Saveliev family's case

    On May 23, Sergey Mashevets, Judge of the Adler District Court, who on April 17, 2015 pronounced the decision to evict the Saveliev family from a cottage for Olympic settlers in the village of Veseloye Psou, refused to explain at their request his decision on mentioning the need to solve the housing problem of the evicted family, reports Lyudmila Savelieva.

May 10, 2017 23:51

  • Key witness evidences in favour of Mardiros Demerchyan

    On May 10, the Adler District Court of Sochi held its next session on the case of the builder Mardiros Demerchyan, the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent reports. The court questioned Samvel Pashyan, the former employer of Mardiros Demerchyan.

May 01, 2017 01:48

  • On April 24-30, 12 people fell victim to armed conflict in Northern Caucasus

    During the week from April 24 to April 30, 2017, at least twelve persons suffered in the armed conflict in Northern Caucasus: one of them was killed and eleven others were injured. These are the results of the calculations run by the "Caucasian Knot" based on its own materials and information from other open sources.

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